Accessibility statement for the Transforming Data Collection (TDC) website
This website is jointly run by the Bank of England (the Bank) and Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) teams that are leading the Transforming Data Collection (TDC) joint transformation programme. We want as many people as possible to be able to use our website. For example, that means you should be able to:
- change colours, contrast levels and fonts
- zoom in up to 400% without the text spilling off the screen
- navigate most of the website using just a keyboard
- navigate to 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:
- some documents are in PDF and other formats and are not fully accessible
- some video content does not have captions, transcriptions or audio descriptions
- some graphics elements have low colour contrast
- some interactive elements are not conveyed to assistive technology
- some elements may not have a clear focus indicator visible
How to request content in an accessible format
If you need information on this website in a different format like large print, braille or audio, please contact us and tell us:
- the web address (URL) of the content
- your name and email address.
We’ll consider your request and get back to you in 5 working days.
Reporting accessibility problems with this website
We’re always looking to improve our website's accessibility. We know it’s important to keep improving so if you read anything that's unclear on our website or you have any trouble using it, please let us know by emailing us at [email protected]
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 TDC programme 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 partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard.
The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons.
Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations
Low graphics colour contrast
The colour contrast on the search bar and forms input fields components falls below the minimum ratio (3:1). This issue falls under the 1.4.11 (AA) WCAG 2.1 violation(s). We plan to fix this issue by June 2024.
Some elements, such as buttons and cards, may not have clear keyboard focus indicator visible. This issue falls under the 2.4.7 (A) WCAG 2.1 violation(s). We plan to fix this issue by June 2024.
Role and state of interactive components
The role and state of the main navigation and the in-page contents menu are not conveyed to assistive technology. This issue falls under the 4.1.2 (A) WCAG 2.1 violation(s). We plan to fix this issue by June 2024.
Content that’s outside the scope of the accessibility regulations.
Preparation of this accessibility statement
This statement was prepared on 10th of October 2023.
This website was last tested on 6th of October 2023 by the Cyber-Duck Ltd. They tested a variety of pages across the website with differing functionality.