Accessibility statement for the Office for National Statistics Developer Hub

This accessibility statement applies to the Office for National Statistics (ONS) Developer Hub (

This website is run by the Office for National Statistics. It is designed to be used by as many people as possible. We have made the website text as simple as possible to understand. You should be able to:

  • change colours, contrast levels and fonts
  • zoom in up to 300% without the text spilling off the screen
  • navigate most of the website using just a keyboard
  • navigate most of the website using speech recognition software
  • listen to most of the website using a screen reader (including the most recent versions of JAWS, NVDA and VoiceOver)

AbilityNet has advice on making your device easier to use if you have a disability.

Technical information about the website’s accessibility

The Office for National Statistics is committed to making the ONS Developer Hub accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

Compliance status of the website

The ONS Developer Hub is fully compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard.

How to request content in an accessible format

If you need information from the ONS Developer Hub in a different format, please contact us and tell us:

  • the web address (URL) of the content
  • your name and email address
  • the format you need, for example, accessible PDF

We will reply within five days to let you know when we will be able to provide the information. We will consider each request, but may not be able to provide an alternative accessible format on every occasion.

Reporting accessibility problems

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

Enforcement procedure

If you contact us with a complaint and you are 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”).

What we are doing to improve accessibility

We plan to review the ONS Developer Hub periodically to ensure that we remain compliant with the accessibility regulations. Any new content or pages that we add to the site will be compliant with the regulations.

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 21 September 2020. It was last reviewed on 23 September 2020.

The ONS Developer Hub was last tested on 10 September 2020. The test was carried out with an internal audit. We tested using Axe, VoiceOver and NVDA.

Last Updated: 23 September 2020