Accessibility Statemnt

Accessibility Declaration Pertaining to the Tel Aviv Tourism Website

The Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality attaches utmost importance to making services accessible to persons with disabilities. 
Wherever needed, accessibility-related adjustments have been incorporated in the Municipality's website, in compliance with the Equal Rights for Persons with Disabilities Act (Service Accessibility Adjustments) 5773-2013, Israeli Standard 5568 – Website Accessibility for Persons with Disabilities, and W3C's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0, Level AA.

A partial list of the website adjustments that have been made appears below:
Accessibility menu
An accessibility menu that enables users to directly access different sections on the page: 
Main content
Main menu
Site search
Furthermore, the accessibility menu makes it possible to change the color contrast on the website for the benefit of persons who have a vision impairment. Changing the contrast also highlights all the links on the page by underlining them. You can choose between:
High contrast colors
Low contrast colors
Regular (default site colors)

Adjustments for keyboard users
All actions on the website can be performed using a keyboard in the following manner: clicking on the Tab key takes users to the next link, and clicking on the Enter key opens the link. Clicking on Shift-Tab takes users to the previous link.

Adjustments for persons with a vision impairment
Most of the colors used on the website are high contrast, which improves their readability for persons with a vision impairment. The accessibility menu can also be used to change the color contrast.
The display size can be enlarged or reduced using the browser's Zoom option. Clicking simultaneously on the Ctrl and Plus (+) keys will enlarge the display size in Windows, and clicking on the Option-Command-Plus Sign (+) will do so in MacOS (click a number of times to reach the desired display size).
The display size can be reduced by clicking simultaneously on the Ctrl and Minus (-) keys in Windows, and on the Option-Command-Minus Sign in MacOS.

Adjustments for blind users using screen reader software
The website is customized for people who use screen reader software:
Headings
Text alternatives to images
All the website pages have the following landmarks: banner, navigation, main, complementary
ARIA is used to enhance the screen reader's interpretation capability

The Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality continues to maintain the accessibility of the website and of the new services and content that are uploaded on it. If you encounter a problem or have a comment or question, you can write to us at pniyotnihulyeda@mail.tel-aviv.gov.il. Please provide a link to the page to which your inquiry refers as well as your contact information.
Chief Accessibility Officer at the Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality: Mr. Avraham Peretz