Accessibility statement

Website accessibility

Statement overview

This accessibility statement applies to this website (

This website is run by the Department for Work and Pensions. We want as many people as possible to be able to use it.

For example, that means you should be able to:

  • zoom in up to 400% without the text spilling off the screen
  • navigate the entire website using just a keyboard
  • navigate the entire website using speech recognition software
  • listen to the entire website using a screen reader
  • understand the content regardless of literacy level
  • use this website with the latest versions of major browsers across Windows, Mac OS, iOS and Android (including Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Safari and Samsung internet).

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

Enforcement procedure

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).

Technical information about this website’s accessibility

The Department for Work and Pensions is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Public Sector Bodies (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No. 2) Accessibility Regulations 2018.

Compliance status

This website is fully compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.2 AA standard.

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 27 June 2023. It was last reviewed 8 February 2024
This website was last tested on 02 February 2024 against the WCAG 2.2 AA standard.
The Midlife MOT accessibility team has tested this website using a combination of manual and automated testing tools.

Request information in an accessible format

If you need information on this website in a different format like accessible PDF, large print, easy read, audio recording or braille, email us at


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We do not have any control over the content on these websites.

We are not responsible for:

  • the protection of any information you give to these websites
  • any loss or damage that may come from your use of these websites, or any other websites they link to.

You agree to release us from any claims or disputes that may come from using these websites.

You should read all terms and conditions, privacy policies and end user licences that relate to these websites before you use them.