Stay-at-home orders for the Byron Shire are in place from 5pm, 21 September for 7 days.Please continue to check the NSW Health website for updated advice.
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Byron Shire Council is committed to ensuring equal access to the information on our websites.
The OpenCities platform that this website is powered by is audited annually against Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 AA standards by Vision Australia – Australia’s peak body and industry leader for the provision of digital accessibility services.
We have attempted to use HyperText Markup Language (HTML) where possible to present information on our website.
While every effort is being made to provide text-based equivalents, or accessible alternatives for our documents, much of this content remains in the Adobe PDF format.
The Adobe Accessibility Resource Centre provides information on the accessibility features of their software, in particular Adobe Reader. An online tool for converting PDF documents to text is also available from the Resource Centre.
Our website is fitted with ReadSpeaker webReader. When using ReadSpeaker, the text on a web page is simultaneously read aloud and highlighted so you can easily follow along, regardless of device or where you may be.
Visit the ReadSpeaker page for more information about its features.
The National Relay Service is an Australian Government initiative. If you are deaf and/or find it hard hearing or speaking with people who use a phone, the National Relay Service (NRS) can help you.
From 20 April 2021, users will need to register to continue to use the NRS.
Visit the National Relay Service website
We will continue to work towards providing an accessible website and appreciate any feedback or suggestions you would like to offer.
If you have trouble accessing any content or documents on our website, please provide feedback or request an alternative using the online form.
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