To ensure all visitors can easily find information, the Department of State Development website has been designed to include a number of accessibility features. These features will be of particular benefit to visitors with disabilities.

To alter the text size

choose View > Text Size from the browser menu
or press <Ctrl> while scrolling up or down with mouse scroll wheel
or press <Ctrl> ‘+’ or ‘-‘ in Mozilla browsers (such as Firefox)

Image text

Alternative text descriptions have been applied to images so you know what the image is about even when you choose not to display images in your browser.

Style sheets

All text, colours, and the layout of this website are controlled by style sheets (or CSS) which makes it possible to use your own styles to view this site.