Accessibility Statement

Website Accessibility

This website has been designed to improve usability and increase accessibility for all users.

The NSWEC aims to conform to W3C's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 and this website has been developed to achieve a minimum accessibility level of 'AA' within these  guidelines.

Changing your font size

You can change your font size in your browser settings or use the font size tool located at the top right hand corner of each page.


Best browsing experience can be had by using Internet Explorer 7 and above, Firefox 3.5 and above and Safari 4 (OS X) and above.

Accessible version of publications

Where possible, documents and downloadable files available on this website are provided in multiple formats. These formats include Portable Document Format (PDF), Rich Text Format (RTF), Microsoft Word (DOC) and Microsoft Excel (XLS).

If you cannot access these documents in the formats that are available on this website, please contact us on (02) 9290 5999.

PDF Files

Many documents on the NSWEC website are provided in Portable Document Format (PDF). The Adobe website provides a number of tools and resources that can help people who use speech readers to read the content of PDF documents.

Contacting the NSWEC through the National Relay Service

If you are deaf, or have a hearing or speech impairment, contact us through the National Relay Service:

TTY users phone 133 677 then ask for 1300 135 736
Speak and Listen users phone 1300 555 727 then ask for 1300 135 736
Internet relay users connect to the NRS ( and then ask for 1300 135 736