Accessibility statement

This statement applies to content published on the www.invasivespecies.scot domain.

This website is run by NatureScot. 

How accessible this website is

We know some parts of this website are not fully accessible. We are currently conducting an independent Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) audit so that we can identify remediation activity required.

How to request content in an accessible format

If you need information in a different format contact us and tell us:
•    the web address (URL) of the content
•    your name and email address
•    the format you need, for example, audio CD, braille, BSL or large print, accessible PDF

Reporting accessibility problems with this website

If you have any difficulties accessing any areas of this website or have any queries or suggestions. Please send us your comments using our Feedback form

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

NatureScot is committed to making its websites accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

How we are testing this website

This website is currently being tested for compliance with the WCAG V2.1 level A and level AA, using the services of an independent accessibility advisory contractor.

We used the Website Accessibility Conformance Evaluation Methodology (WCAG-EM) approach to decide on a sample of pages to test.

What we’re doing to improve accessibility

We plan to identify and fix issues identified in the audit by the end of December 2020.

This statement was prepared on 23 September 2020. 

It was last updated on 23 September 2020.