Accessibility Statement for Check International Trade Barriers

This service is part of the wider GOV.UK website. There’s a separate accessibility statement for the main GOV.UK website.

This page only contains information about the Check International Trade Barriers service.

Using this service

This service is run by the Department for International Trade (DIT). We want as many people as possible to be able to use this service. 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
  • get from the start of the service to the end using just a keyboard
  • get from the start of the service to the end using speech recognition software
  • listen to the service using a screen reader (including the most recent versions of JAWS, NVDA and VoiceOver)

We’ve also made the text in the service as simple as possible to understand.

AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.

What to do if you have difficulty using this service

If you have difficulty using this service, contact us by emailing digitalmarketaccess@digital.trade.gov.uk.

Reporting accessibility problems with this service

We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this online service.

If you find any problems that aren’t listed on this page or think we’re not meeting the requirements of the accessibility regulations, contact: help@digital.trade.gov.uk giving details of the issue and any assistive technology you are using.

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).

Technical information about this service’s accessibility

The Department for International Trade (DIT) is committed to making this service accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

This service is fully compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard.

How we tested this service

The service was last tested on 16th September 2020 and was checked for compliance with WCAG 2.1 AA. The test was carried out by the Digital Accessibility Centre.

What we’re doing to improve accessibility

The service team will be resolving issues in priority order.

This page was prepared on 23rd September 2020.