Accessibility Statement for Educational Setting Status

This website is run by the Department for Education (DfE). We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, it is possible to:

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:

For screen reader users:

When using a keyboard only:

For users with visual impairments or cognitive disabilities:

Feedback and contact information

If you need information on this website in a different format:

We will consider your request and get back to you in 2 days.

Reporting accessibility problems with this website

We are always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems not listed on this page or think we are not meeting accessibility requirements, contact:

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 are not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

The Department for Education 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

This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard.

Non-accessible content

The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons.

Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations What we are doing to improve accessibility

We are working on improvements so that:

We plan to include these improvements for accessibility users by the end of December 2021

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 19th August 2021.

This website was last tested on 20th May 2021. The test was carried out by the DfE.

Testing was carried out using:

Testing was carried out considering the following disabilities:

Testing methodology and browser compatibility

Testing was undertaken:

Testing was undertaken with: