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Skelton Parish Council's Privacy Notice was adopted on 24th May 2018. 


Publication Scheme

Information available from Skelton Parish Council under the Council’s approved publication scheme.

Accessibility Statement for Skelton Parish Council

This accessibility statement applies to the website for Skelton Parish Council: https://www.skelton-york.gov.uk/.

This website is run by Skelton Parish Council. 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 (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:

  • the text will not reflow in a single column when you change the size of the browser window
  • you cannot modify the line height or spacing of text
  • most older PDF documents are not fully accessible to screen reader software
  • some of our online forms are difficult to navigate using just a keyboard
  • you cannot skip to the main content when using a screen reader
  • there’s a limit to how far you can magnify the map on our ‘contact us’ page

A new website which is accessible is coming soon.

Feedback and contact information

If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille:

  • email SkeltonPC@hotmail.com
  • call 07842 889146

We’ll consider your request and get back to you in five 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, contact: Karin de Vries (Parish Clerk) at SkeltonPC@hotmail.com or 07842889146

Enforcement procedure

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).

Contacting us by phone or visiting us in person

We provide a text relay service for people who are D/deaf, hearing impaired or have a speech impediment.

Skelton Village Hall has audio induction loops, or if you contact us before your visit we can arrange a British Sign Language (BSL) interpreter.

Find out how to contact us https://www.skelton-york.gov.uk/councillors/clerk-to-the-council.

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

Skelton Parish Council is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

Compliance status

Skelton Parish Council is currently investigating new website providers in order to be fully compliant with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications)(No.2) Accessibility Regulations 2018. A new website is coming soon.

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