ARPANSA is committed to providing websites that are accessible to the widest possible audience


This website aims to conform to Level A (and in parts, Double A) of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2 (WCAG 2.0), developed by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).

The website is designed to display on all commonly used internet browsers and to work effectively with accessibility hardware and/or software. To accommodate a range of connection speeds, page sizes have been kept to a minimum. Our webpages are responsive to accommodate various common screen resolutions and devices.

Downloadable documents

This website has a limited number of documents that cannot be provided in HTML format. To assist users download and share web content, some documents are available in Portable Document Format (PDF). We have taken steps to ensure (where possible) that alternate formats are available, commonly Rich Text Format (RTF), but also Microsoft Word (doc or docx). To access PDF files download the free Acrobat Reader. If you can not access PDFs, please contact us for access to an alternative version of the information.

For downloadable documents, an icon appears alongside the document link to indicate the file type and size.

Contact us

The ARPANSA website is the work of many authors and is a dynamic environment. There is always the possibility that accessibility difficulties may be encountered. If you experience any access issues, or for any reason wish to contact ARPANSA about content on this website, please either email the Webmaster or write to:

ARPANSA Webmaster
619 Lower Plenty Road
(03) 9433 2211

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