Accessibility statement

We hope that whoever needs to use our website can do so easily. We have tried to make it as accessible as possible.

If you do have problems, or would like to make any suggestions to improve the site from an accessibility point of view, please give us your feedback.

Access Keys

Access keys are a navigation device enabling you to get around the main web site using your keyboard. They can be used to jump to different sections of content across the main site (not microsites).

More in depth information about access keys can be found at W3C Accessibility Guidelines.

Available Access Keys

S - skip to content
N - Skip to main navigation
1 - Homepage
2 - Whats new
3 - Site map
4 - A to Z of services
5 - Complaints procedure (Contacting the Council page)
6 - Terms and privacy
7 - Feedback facility
8 - Access key details (this page)

Using the keys

  • If you are using Microsoft Internet Explorer 4 on a PC, press alt and the access key character at the same time
  • If you are using Microsoft Internet Explorer 5 or higher on a PC, hold down "alt", then the access key character, then press the enter key
  • If you are using Microsoft Internet Explorer 5 on an Apple Macintosh, press ctrl and the access key character at the same time
  • For Netscape 6 and Mozilla, use the alt key on a PC, or the ctrl key on an Apple Macintosh