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The Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage is the Government Department responsible for housing and water, for physical and spatial planning, for local government, for weather forecasting and for built and natural heritage.

The Department is committed to ensuring access for all. This accessibility statement explains how the Department, as the Service Provider, will endeavour to meet the requirements as set out in the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines Version 2.1 at AA Level as defined by the Web Accessibility Initiative.

Our commitment and approach to maintaining an accessible website

The Department is committed to:

How we test for conformance with official accessibility guidelines

The Department uses a range of techniques to help providing access for all. They include:

This website’s conformance with official accessibility guidelines

The website currently has a partial conformance to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1. Our most recent web accessibility audit for this website was on 27/10/2021.

Areas for improvement and time-lines

We are aware of some areas on the website where we could improve accessibility. We are currently working to achieve this.

Areas for improvement, time-lines for improvement, and alternatives:

If you have problems using certain sections of this site, call us on 01 888 3200

How to send feedback on this website’s accessibility

We welcome feedback on the accessibility of this website.

Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage, National Parks & Service, Custom House, Dublin 1, D01 W6X0

Accessibility features of this website

A large number of techniques are used to enable the site become accessible for all. The process is ongoing as content changes and the structure of the site changes. Some of the accessible features on this site include (but not limited to) the following:

Accessibility Features

This list is not exhaustive.