Accessibility statement for OpenDataWales
This accessibility statement applies to OpenDataWales.
This website is hosted by Data Cymru. 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; and
- 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.
How accessible this website is
We know some parts of this website are not fully accessible:
- you cannot modify the line height or spacing of text;
- the website contains some redundant WAI-ARIA attributes which fail to provide the user with any additional information;
- the navigation contains ARIA elements that are expecting children that are missing;
- some navigation child elements are missing associated parent ARIA elements; and
- some headings are missing text making it difficult for users to understand the structure and flow of page content.
Feedback and contact information
If you need information on this website in a different format:
- email firstname.lastname@example.org
- call 029 2090 9500.
We'll consider your request and get back to you within five 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, email: email@example.com or call 029 2090 9500.
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).
Technical information about this website's accessibility
Data Cymru is committed to making this website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.
This website is not compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard. The non-compliances and exemptions are listed below.
The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons.
Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations
The website contains some redundant WAI-ARIA attributes which fail to provide the user with any additional information. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 4.1.2 (Name, Role, Value).
Some headings are missing text making it difficult for users to understand the structure and flow of page content. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 2.4.6 (Headings and Labels).
Navigation elements with an ARIA [role] that require children to contain a specific [role] are missing some or all of those required children. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 4.1.2 (Name, Role, Value).
Navigation elements that require associated parent ARIA elements are missing some or all of those required elements. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 4.1.2 (Name, Role, Value).
We plan to address these issues by the end of June 2021.
This website is built on a third party framework. It's not always possible to change the device orientation from horizontal to vertical without making it more difficult to view the content.
Preparation of this accessibility statement
This statement was prepared internally on 31/03/21. It was last reviewed on 31/03/21.
This website was last tested in March 2021. The test was carried out by Data Cymru using a combination of Google Chrome Lighthouse, Axe-Dev Tools and manual testing.