Pimperne Parish Council

Accessibility statement for Pimperne.org.uk

This accessibility statement applies to the Pimperne Parish Council website Pimperne.org.uk.

This website is run on behalf of Pimperne Parish Council. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. The website layout as text has been made as simple as possible to understand. Visitors should be able to navigate the website using just a mouse or keyboard. The Government has produced an excellent guide for disabled users. This can be found at AbilityNet. It has detailed advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.


How accessible this website is

At present we know some parts of this website are not fully accessible:


Feedback and contact information

If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDFor large print please:

We’ll consider your request and get back to you in 10 working days.



Reporting accessibility problems with this website

We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems not listed on this page or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, contact: Pimperne Parish Clerk pimperne@dorset-aptc.gov.uk to report the issue.

Enforcement procedure

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018 (the ‘accessibility regulations’). If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).


Contacting us by phone

Find out how to contact us http://www.pimperne.org.uk/contact.html

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

Pimperne Parish Council is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

Compliance status

This website is not compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard. Following an initial test we have identified a number of areas where we are not compliant. The non-compliances and exemptions identified to date are listed below.


PDFs and other documents


The accessibility regulations do not require us to fix PDFs or other documents published before 23 September 2018 if they’re not essential to providing our services. For example, we do not plan to fix past Parish Council minutes.

Any new PDFs or Word documents we publish will meet accessibility standards.

What we’re doing to improve accessibility

The website designers are currently working to identify all areas where the website is non-compliant. Tests will continue to be carried out and the website rebuilt as appropriate. This statement will be kept up to date with findings. Any areas of non-compliance will be detailed, together with intended fixes. Information will be provided on areas where the cost to fix would be a disproportionate burden.

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 14th October 2020.

This website was last tested on 14th October 2020. The test was carried out by Sevensioux Ltd.