We have tried to make www.eastherts.gov.uk as accessible as possible using a number of features which are listed below.
'Access Keys' allow easy access and navigation to the main pages on our web site.
To use the access keys simply
Standard Government Access Keys
S skip navigation
2 What's new?
3 Site map
4 Search facility
7 Complaints procedure
0 Accessibility page
(Please note Access Keys may not work on all browsers)
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Images and Alt Tags
Where images have been used we have added text alternatives so that you can still know what the image is meant to show even if it doesn't load or if you've chosen to browse with the images switched off or you are using something like a screen reader to read the web page.
To increase the font size on this website:
Using Microsoft Internet Explorer
Windows Internet Explorer 7 and Windows Internet Explorer 8.
Windows Internet Explorer 6
Using Google Chrome
Follow the link to get information on changing text, image and video sizes Google Chrome - Help
Using Screen magnification
If you change the settings and find that this does not enlarge the text enough, then you may want to consider screen magnification software. Screen magnification can magnify up to 16 times.
Using a mouse with a scrolling wheel
Please note - if you use Internet Explorer 6, this trick may not work with some external websites.
Changing screen colours
Viewing the full screen
To view the full screen and remove some of the browser's navigation bars,
Visiting the Council Offices
Details of the council offices can be found on the Contacting the Council page.
Further questions about Accessibility
t: 01279 655261
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