Her Majesty’s Prison & Probation Service (HMPPS) is responsible for the content of this website. The Ministry of Justice is responsible for the technical aspects.
Any links to job applications go to a separate application service managed by SSCL. SSCL is responsible for the accessibility of this service.
We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you should be able to:
AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.
If you need information in a different format contact us at email@example.com and tell us:
We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org giving details of the issue and any assistive technology you are using.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is responsible for enforcing the accessibility regulations. If you’re not happy with how we respond to your complaint, contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).
The Ministry of Justice 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, due to the non-compliance issues listed below.
The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons.
PDFs and other documents published before September 2018 are not accessible in a number of ways including missing text alternatives and missing document structure.
Embedded videos hosted on YouTube, Vimeo, Wistia and other media players include non-accessible elements that are native to the video platform. For example this means buttons to play videos are not descriptive enough for screen reader users as the context of the video is not clear. This fails WCAG 2.4.6 AA (Headings and Labels).
This website was last tested on 10 August 2020. The test was carried out by the Digital Accessibility Centre (DAC).
The DAC tested the website available at https://ppj.staging.wp.dsd.io/
We are working to fix the issues listed in this statement. We will fix minor issues by December 2020. Any major changes will be incorporated into the redevelopment of this website in 2021.
We will monitor the accessibility of this website on an ongoing basis and fix any accessibility issues reported to us.
This statement was prepared on 21 September 2020.