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We're continuously working to make as accessible and usable as possible for all abilities and disabilities. This includes older audiences and those with visual, hearing, cognitive or motor impairments.


Assistive technologies

We try and make our site work with various assistive technologies by:

  • easier-to-read colours
  • larger fonts
  • plain English
  • keyboard only navigation


Compliance statement

Scottish Government commits to making its websites accessible in line with the accessibility regulations. This accessibility statement applies to It was prepared on 23rd September 2020.

This website is compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 (WCAG) A and AA success criteria.

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