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May 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 - Maidstone Borough Council 100 -
2nd 1 Blaby District Council 99 -0.1
1 Gravesham Borough Council 99 -0.1
2 Hinckley & Bosworth District Council 99 -
5th - Eden District Council 99 -
6th - City of Edinburgh Council 99 -
7th - Leicestershire County Council 99 -
8th 8 Orkney Islands Council 98 +2.1
9th 16 Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council 98 +3.8
10th 2 Dartford Borough Council 98 +0.6
11th 214 South Lakeland District Council 98 +16.9
3 South Lanarkshire Council 98 +0.4
13th 3 Argyll & Bute Council 98 +0.2
14th 2 East Cambridgeshire District Council 97 -
2 Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council 97 -
16th 2 Worcestershire County Council 97 -
17th 2 Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council 97 -
18th - Shetland Islands Council 96 +0.6
19th 4 Buckinghamshire Council 96 +0.9
20th 3 Bury Metropolitan Borough Council 96 +0.1
2 Tunbridge Wells Borough Council 96 +0.2
22nd 11 Northamptonshire County Council 96 -1.7
23rd 3 London Borough of Hounslow Council 95 +0.1
3 Royal Borough of Greenwich Council 95 +0.1
25th 1 Bracknell Forest Council 95 -0.1
26th 1 Slough Borough Council 94 -
27th - North Lincolnshire Council 94 -0.1
28th - Derbyshire County Council 94 -
29th 3 North Warwickshire Borough Council 94 +0.1
5 Oxford City Council 94 +0.2
1 Torfaen County Borough Council 94 -

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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