Accessibility statement for MDP

This accessibility statement applies to Ministry of Defence Police.

This website is run by Ministry of Defence Police. We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means you should be able to:

  • change colours, contrast levels and fonts
  • zoom in up to 200% without the text spilling off the screen
  • navigate most of the website using just a keyboard
  • navigate 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

To the best of our knowledge this website is compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard. The website has just gone live and we are currently carrying out an audit, to be completed by the end of May 2021.

Feedback and contact information

If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille, email mdp-corpcomms-group@mod.gov.uk and tell us:

  • the web address (URL) of the content
  • your name and email address
  • the format that you need, for example, audio CD, braille, BSL or large print, accessible PDF

We’ll consider your request and get back to you in 14 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, contact: mdp-corpcomms-group@mod.gov.uk

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

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

Compliance status

This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard, due to accessibility problems.

Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations

Some of our forms do not have accessible text as they have been built and are hosted through third party software.

We plan to replace the forms with accessible WordPress forms by March 2023. When we publish new content we’ll make sure our forms meet accessibility standards.

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 04.05.2021. It was last reviewed on 06.12.2022.

This website was last tested on 06.12.2022. The test was carried out by Binary Vision.