The Breckland Council website has a number of accessibility features, to access them please click on the link below, and this will open the Accessibility toolbar

Accessibility Statement

We are committed to providing a website that is accessible.

Having a more accessible website means it is available to the widest possible audience, regardless of technology or ability.

By continually making the website more accessible for people with visual or motor impairments the site becomes easier for everyone to use and web pages load more quickly.

Our website is currently being assessed and tested by people with a wide range of disabilities and we look forward when completed to being awarded theShaw Trust Web Accreditation

Listen to our website

We have added Recite Me to our website. This will make our content more accessible with reading and translation support. To change the language of the website that you are viewing you need to select the button marked 'languages' on the Recite Me toolbar.

You are also able to download text as an MP3.

Change text size, colours and fonts

You are able to change the background, text and link colours of the Breckland website to suit your needs, as well as change the type face and font size.  You are also able to zoom in on parts of a page. Changes are able to be saved for future visits.


We have made every effort to ensure this website is easily readable using 'Plain English'. All our web editors have attended training to present content in an easy to read format.

Web Accessibility Initiative

This website endeavours to conform to Level AA of theWorld Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0.

Need support?

The video below explains about Recite Me.

There is also aRecite Me user guide available.

Contact us

If you have comments, experience any problems or would like to suggest improvements to the website, please get in touch with us by completing ourwebsite feedback form.



Last updated: 14/07/2020 10:42:04