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Accessibility statement

Accessibility statement for www.aib.gov.uk

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

This accessibility statement applies to www.aib.gov.uk. This website is run by the AiB communications team. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you should be able to:

  • change colours, contrast levels and fonts using browser or device settings
  • zoom in up to 400% without the text spilling off the screen
  • navigate most of the website using a keyboard or speech recognition software
  • listen to most of the website using a screen reader (including the most recent versions of JAWS, NVDA and VoiceOver)

We’ve also made the website text as simple as possible to understand.

AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.

Compliance status 

This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.2 AA standard, due to the non-compliance listed below.

Non-accessible content 

The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reason(s):

Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations

The website www.aib.gov.uk was launched on 30 January 2024 prior to the accessibility audit report being received. The website was built using the Digital Scotland Design System and complies with the Digital Scotland Service Standard.

An external accessibility expert, Shaw Trust, is currently carrying out an audit of aib.gov.uk. This work commenced on 29 January 2024. Verification of this audit has been provided by Shaw Trust. 

Any issues of non-compliance will be reported below and work will be carried out to ensure the website becomes compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.2 (WCAG) A and AA success criteria.

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 26 January 2024. It will be reviewed following the receipt of the final accessibility audit report as mentioned above.

Feedback and contact information

Please contact the communications team if you:

  • find any problems not listed on this page
  • think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements
  • need information on this website in a different format

In your email, please include:

  • the web address (URL) of the content
  • your email address and name
  • the format you need - for example, plain text, braille, BSL or large print

Enforcement procedure

If you contact AiB with a complaint and are not happy with the response contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).

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’).

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