Site Accessibility Standards

The CAA's web site accessibility commitment

The UK Civil Aviation Authority is committed to ensuring that this website is accessible to the widest possible range of people.

Opening of Links

Unless stated within a link title, the CAA site applies the following standard:

  • Links to external sites open in a new window
  • Links to documents that are in a supplementary format, such as PDF, open in a new window
  • All other links internal to the site open in the same window

Site Accessibility

The site meets the Double-A standard of the W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0, with the content and styling passing W3C validity checks.

Useful References 

The BBC site "My Web, My Way" (opens in new window) provides tools and understanding to enable you to make the most of the world-wide web whatever your ability or disability. We recommend referring to this site as it explains the many ways you can change your browser, computer, keyboard and mouse settings to make the web more accessible to you.

If you have any questions or suggestions regarding the accessibility of this site, or if you experience difficulty using any part of it, please contact us at: