Any information or document from St Albans City and District Council’s website can be made available in other formats. If you require information in large print, Braille, audio or in a language other than English, please contact Policy and Partnerships on 01727 819349 or e-mail We are committed to a website that is accessible to all our users; we review the site regularly and amend pages that may cause problems for people with disabilities. We aim to meet or exceed the provisions of the W3C Checkpoints for Web Content Accessibility Guidelines.


Changing the text size

If you find the text size on this website too small or too large, you can change the size of the text via your Internet browser.

Internet Explorer: varies slightly depending on version – see

Firefox: In your toolbar select “View” followed by “Text size” and change to your preference or press the keys “CTRL” and + or – at the same time. “CTRL” and “0” (zero) will reset the text size.

Google Chrome: see for information.


Assistive technology

Online Lynx viewer: online text browser Lynx.
JAWS screen reader: download a free trial copy of the screen reader Jaws.
MAGic screen magnification: information on screen magnification software.
Firefox Accessibility: Accessibility features of the Firefox web browser

For more information about screen magnification, please see the following information, supplied by the Royal National Institute of the Blind (RNIB):Beginner’s guide to assistive technology.