The statements below apply to any content such as pages, documents, videos, images, sound files and computer code created by Northern Beaches Council and made available on this website.

WCAG2.0 compliance

We aim to ensure its website content is available to everyone and works to ensure WCAG2.0 compliance. (A =must support, AA =should support, and AAA =may support)

Most content has been upgraded to Double A. In some cases, content is accessible to Level Triple A.

We strive to ensure our web pages are screen-reader friendly for users.

If you are unable to access material please contact us and advise where you need assistance.


We aim to produce informative videos with the following accessibility features: 

  • Video Text Transcripts - the video's audio is converted into a written text document.
  • Captions - Captions allow viewers to read the audio being spoken - usually positioned at the bottom of the screen. 
  • Closed captions - Depict speech and sound effects, as well as identify various speakers. 
  • Audio described versions - A recorded narrator explains what's happening on screen.

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We welcome your feedback! Please email website@northernbeaches.nsw.gov.au if you encounter accessibility barriers on Northern Beaches Council

Accessible videos

Our videos include accessibility features such as text transcripts, captions, closed captions or audio described versions.