This website is run by Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS).
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
- zoom in up to 300% without the text spilling off the screen
- navigate most of the website using just a keyboard
- navigate most of the website using speech recognition software
- listen to most of the website using a screen reader
We’ve also made the website text as simple as possible to understand.
(opens in a new window) has advice on making your device easier to
use if you have a disability.
Technical information about this website’s accessibility
BEIS is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies
(Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.
This website is fully compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1
(opens in a new window) AA standard.
This statement was prepared on 6th September 2020. It was last updated on 6th September 2020.
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:
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)
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How we tested this website
This website was last tested on 31st July 2020. The test was carried out by accessibility
specialists in the Northgate Public Services testing team.
The team tested the most used customer journeys through the website and a sample of the different
types of page.
What to do if you cannot access parts of this website
If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print,
easy read, audio recording or braille:
We’ll consider your request and get back to you in 10 days.