Accessibility statement

This statement applies to content published on the www.aria.org.uk domain.

This website is run by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy on behalf of the Advanced Research and Invention Agency (ARIA). ARIA will solely run the website once it legally exists.

How accessible this website is

This website has been designed to be accessible to most people. The text should be clear and simple to understand. You should be able to:

  • zoom in up to 500% without problems
  • navigate most of the website using just a keyboard
  • navigate most of the website using speech recognition software
  • use most of the website using a screen reader (including the most recent versions of JAWS and ZoomText assistive technology software)

To make this website we have tested with JAWS and ZoomText assistance technology software. We have also planned a full accessibility audit against WCAG 2.1 AA by September 2022. Any remaining issues that the audit identifies will be corrected as a priority.

Feedback and contact information

Tell us if you need information in a different format.

In your message, include:

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

Reporting accessibility problems with this website

If you find any problems that are not listed on this page or you think we’re not meeting the accessibility requirements, contact us.

Enforcement procedure

If you contact us with a complaint and you’re not happy with our response contact the Equality Advisory and Support Service (EASS).

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’).

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

ARIA is committed to making this website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018. To ensure this is met, ARIA will complete a full accessibility audit against WCAG 2.1 AA by September 2022. The audit will identify any remaining problems, which will be fixed as a priority.

Compliance status

This website will be fully compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard by September 2022.

How we tested this website

We used the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines V2.1 level A and level AA to test how accessible this website is.

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 18 July 2022.

Last updated: 18 July 2022.