This accessibility statement applies to the Scottish Legal Aid Board’s website https://www.slab.org.uk/.
This website is run by the Scottish Legal Aid Board. We want https://www.slab.org.uk/ to be accessible and usable for as many people as possible.
For example, that means you should be able to:
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.
We know some parts of this website are not fully accessible, for example:
If you find any problems not listed on this page or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, contact:
If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille please see our Other languages and formats page.
If you cannot view the map on our contact us page, call or email us for directions using the details above.
Users of British Sign Language can contact us using the Contact Scotland-BSL service. Please go to the British Sign Language website for more information on how to do this.
Find out how to contact or visit us on our contact us page.
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).
The Scottish Legal Aid Board is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.
The website has been tested against the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 AA standard.
This website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) version 2.1 AA standard, due to the non-compliances and exemptions listed below.
The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons.
These tools may flag issues that our beyond our control:
The accessibility regulations do not require us to fix PDFs or other documents published before 23 September 2018 if they’re not essential to providing our services.
We will regularly test the website for accessibility issues.
This website was last tested in January 2024.
We tested all page types on our main website platform.
This statement was prepared in August 2019. It was last reviewed on 10 January 2024
This website was last tested in January 2024 against the WCAG 2.1 AA standard.
The test was carried out by Monsido as well as further testing by website developers Minus40. The most viewed pages were tested using automated testing tools by our website team. A further audit of the website was carried out to the WCAG 2.1 AA standard.