This site is produced by the Office of Environment and Heritage. It has been designed
to be as accessible to as many users as possible, including:
- people with disabilities who may use assistive technologies, and
- those with
slower internet connections or older computers.
By adhering to guidelines for accessible web design, we acknowledge the diversity
of communication methods, available technologies and abilities of web users in the
community. The Office of Environment and Heritage strives to maintain conformance
to W3C's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines.
You can change the text size of this site from within your browser.
If you are using Internet Explorer, from the "view" menu select "text size" and
choose the most suitable size for you.
If you are using Firefox, Safari, Chrome or Opera you can increase the text size
by pressing "ctrl" and "+" (Windows) or "cmd" and "+" (Macintosh) and decrease your
text size by pressing "ctrl" and "-“ (Windows) or "cmd" and "-" (Macintosh).
Content and information pages
The content of the website conforms to Level AA of
the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 except for the following areas:
- 1. PDF files. Although progress has been made in making information within
PDF files more accessible, alternative text versions are mostly not provided. All
documents can be converted into alternative formats upon request.
- 2. Audio and video files. Text transcripts and captioning are currently not
available for all videos, though a significant number have been transcribed.
If you would like any information provided in an alternative format please contact
Some content on this website, including forms, cannot be downloaded in HTML, but
is available as either a Microsoft Word document or a PDF.
The format of the file is generally included at the end of the hyperlinked file
name. Users need to have the right software to download these files.
Download and install the free Word Viewer software.
Download Adobe's free Acrobat Reader software.
The Office of Environment and Heritage is committed to providing the highest standards
in accessible website development and delivering on the guidelines set in WCAG v2.0
AA. We appreciate all web feedback – on accessibility and any other topics.
Please use our web feedback form, or contact the Environment Line on 131 555 or
(02) 9995 5555 to let us know of any issues, so we can improve our digital services
into the future.