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December 2021

UK Councils

Learn how the accessibility of UK Council websites compare

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Top 3 websites for accessibility

More UK Council websites

How accessibility scores vary across UK Councils

This is the number of UK Council websites with each accessibility score.

Average Score over Time UK Councils

The average score for UK Council websites over time

Top UK Council websites for accessibility

These are the highest rated 30 UK Council websites for accessibility.

Rank Change Organisation Score Change Level A Level AA
1st - Blaby District Council 100 -
- Maidstone Borough Council 100 -
5 Runnymede Borough Council 100 +0.4
4th 1 Melton Borough Council 99 -
5th - Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council 99 -
6th 1 Eden District Council 99 -
7th 1 City of Edinburgh Council 99 -
8th 1 Leicestershire County Council 99 -
3 South Lakeland District Council 99 +0.3
10th 7 Hinckley & Bosworth District Council 99 -0.8
11th 1 Orkney Islands Council 99 -
12th 83 North Lincolnshire Council 98 +7.5
13th - South Lanarkshire Council 98 -
14th 29 Breckland District Council 98 +3.7
2 Essex County Council 98 -0.4
16th 1 Dartford Borough Council 97 -0.1
2 Shetland Islands Council 97 -0.3
18th 1 Tunbridge Wells Borough Council 97 -
- Worcestershire County Council 97 +0.3
20th 4 Argyll & Bute Council 97 -0.3
21st 3 Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council 97 -
22nd 2 West Dunbartonshire Council 97 -
23rd 1 Bolton Metropolitan Borough Council 97 +0.1
2 Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council 97 -0.2
25th 51 Canterbury City Council 96 +4.6
3 Exeter City Council 96 -0.3
27th 3 Mansfield District Council 96 -
28th 3 Bury Metropolitan Borough Council 96 -
29th - Adur & Worthing Councils 96 +0.4
30th 4 London Borough of Hounslow Council 95 -0.1

All other UK Council websites

Websites not ranked in the top 30 for accessibility are listed here.

Websites that were not tested

These websites were not tested for various reasons.

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