Accessibility Statement for ‘’

This accessibility statement applies to the The National Action Group on Johne’s website ‘’.

This website is run by the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB). We want as many people as possible to be able to use this website. For example, that means 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)

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.

How accessible this website is

We know some parts of this website are not fully accessible:

  • Most older PDF documents are not fully accessible to screen reader software.
  • Not all videos have full captioning.

Known issues last update: April 2023

Feedback and contact information

If you need information on this website in a different formator have any feedback you can email us at [email protected]. In your message please 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.
  • If you need a PDF in an accessible format.

We’ll consider your request and get back to you in 14 working days.

Reporting accessibility problems with this website

We’re always looking to improve the accessibility of this website. If you find any problems not listed on this page or think we’re not meeting accessibility requirements, contact us at [email protected].

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 National Action Group on Johne’s 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 partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.1 AA standard, due to the non-compliances and exemptions listed below.

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Non-accessible content

The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reasons.

Non-compliance with the accessibility regulations

  • Not all videos have full captioning. This fails WCAG 2.1 success criterion 1.2.2 (Captions (pre-recorded))

Disproportionate burden


Content that’s not within the scope of the accessibility regulations

PDFs and other documents

Some of our PDFs and Word documents are essential to providing our services. For example, we have PDFs with information on how users can access our services, and forms published as Word documents. We plan to either fix these or replace them with accessible HTML pages.

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.

Any new PDFs or Word documents we publish will meet accessibility standards.

What we’re doing to improve accessibility

We continuously work on enhancements to our website ( and content workflows to achieve and maintain AA accessibility compliance for site functionality and all new content.

We provide web accessibility focused training for website editors, including promoting the use of the WAVE extension to test their pages

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 06 April 2023. It was last reviewed on 06 April 2023.

This website was last tested on 06 April 2023. All pages of the website were tested using the tools WAVE Web Accessibility Evaluation Tool and the SortSite Web Usability & Accessibility Checker, to ensure they achieved Level AA accessibility compliance.