We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you should be able to:
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.
This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) version 2.1 AAA standard, due to the “non-compliances” listed below.
Maintaining this standard is an exercise in continuous delivery. Stirling Events use the third party, and World Wide Web Consortium (w3c) partner, SiteImprove to continually analyse and improve our website.
How accessible this website is
We know some parts of this website are not fully accessible:
The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons.
Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations:
We do not intend to make older PDFs screenreader accessible as the work involved with the large amount of files would be a disproportionate burden within the meaning of the accessibility regulations. We are always on the lookout for new tools or software that may change this and make it easier in the future.
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.
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).
Stirling Events is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.
If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille please contact us.
We’ll consider your request and get back to you within 3 working days.
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, please contact the digital team.
This statement was prepared on 23 September 2020.
Testing is continuously undertaken on all our web products by our Digital Team.