Accessibility statement for

This accessibility statement applies the Edinburgh Guarantee website and job board at


This website is run by the City of Edinburgh Council. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website.

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

How accessible this website is

This website is fully accessible.

What to do if you cannot access parts of this website

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

We’ll consider your request and get back to you in 10 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

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 website’s accessibility

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

This website is fully compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1.

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 5 May 2021. It was last reviewed on 5 May 2021.

This website was last tested on 28 April 2021.

We carried out the accessibility test. Our web team are experienced in

  • web technologies
  • validation tools for web technologies
  • WCAG 2.1 and techniques for compliance
  • web accessibility
  • assistive technologies.

We conducted manual testing, aided by automated tools and a screen reader. We used WAVE Evaluation Tool and NVDA respectively.

We tested all live HTML pages on the site on the date of testing.