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Accessibility is about making all information on a website available to every visitor regardless of their ability or disability.

This site has been designed and developed to make the content available to as many users as possible, including—

  • people with disabilities who may use assistive technologies
  • people with slow internet connections or old equipment
  • rural and regional users.

The Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel (OQPC) is committed to producing high-quality and meaningful information, and achieving optimum website usability and accessibility. This includes meeting world-recognised web content accessibility standards (external site).

The accessibility features available on this site include PDFs (accessibility options offered by the free downloadable Adobe Acrobat Reader software).

This statement relates to content available on OQPC's website If you have any questions or comments about this statement, the content on this site, or experience difficulties accessing it, please contact the webmaster.

Accessible web design

This site has been developed to ensure content is available to the widest possible audience, including readers using assistive technology or accessibility features. By adhering to guidelines for accessible web design, we acknowledge the diversity of communication methods, available technologies and abilities of web-users in the community.

OQPC strives to maintain conformance to W3C's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines WCAG. The public pages on this site meet the criteria for AA compliance with the guidelines, and has been checked using Bobby and the Wave 3.0 Accessibility Tool.

Standards compliance

This site meets all the coding criteria for compliance with W3C CSS (cascading style sheets) and HTML 4.01 Transitional. Visit for more information.