Accessibility

This site is produced by the Department of Culture and the Arts. It aims to provide comprehensive information about the Department and its services.

This website has been designed to be as accessible to as many users as possible, including:

  • people with disabilities who may use assistive technologies, 
  • those with slower internet connections or less than state of the art equipment, and
  • rural and regional users.

The accessibility features available on this site include:

  • instructions for resizing text,
  • text-only page, and
  • printer-friendly page.

Wherever possible the DCA can provide an alternative plain text file format, to its Word, Excel or .pdf original.  You can also request any printed or hardcopy documents by contacting us.

This page covers four important guides to using this web site in an effort to improve accessibility:

  • Text resizing - how to resize the text size viewed on screen within the browser to enhance readability,
  • Using the site - how to use the web site and its features,
  • Printer friendly - how to print web pages from this web site, and
  • Plug-ins requirement - how to install optional plug-ins to access some features of this web site.

Text resizing

To alter your text size, please click the Text Size icon on the top right hand side of your screen.

An alternative you can use to make the text larger or smaller on this site, or on any website, is to change the settings on your computer – within your browser. If unsure on how to do this, search the ‘Help’ option of your preferred browser.

Using the site

The site has the following navigational features to aid you in your visiting experience

Overview (top level) Menu

Top Menu

Covers all aspects of DCA's services and relevant areas of interest to the public.

Sub Menus

Sub Menus

Sub-category topics of the top level menu are found on the left hand side of the screen.

Search

Search

Search the web site to find what you want directly with keywords. You may also search Whole of Government from this point by clicking on the Whole of Government search.

Breadcrumb

Breadcrumbs

Helps you to determine the location of the page that you are viewing at the time.

Printer-Friendly

Click on the print icon Print Icon located on the top right-hand side of your screen to print the page you are on.

When a web page is printed, it will only print the title of the page, the location of the page as well as the content. Navigation menus are automatically removed for your convenience to improve readability on paper.

Plug-ins Requirements

Throughout this web site, you may encounter documents and files that may require you to install additional software on your computer. Please note that in most cases you are not required to install anything as most computers are capable to read the documents and files on this web site.

The following is a list of software that you may need to read the documents and files on this web site:

PDF Documents

Download Adobe PDF Reader

Flash Documents

Download Adobe Flash

Microsoft PowerPoint Presentations

Microsoft Excel Documents

Microsoft Word Documents

Download OpenOffice for Linux, Mac OS X and Windows

Wherever possible the site can provide an alternative plain text file format, to its Word, Excel or pdf original. You can also request any printed or hardcopy documents by contacting DCA directly.