Accessibility

The Western Australia Police website has been designed to be as accessible to as many users as possible, including:

  • people with disabilities who may use assistive technologies 
  • those with slower internet connections 
  • rural and regional users 
  • those with hand held devices and mobile phones.

The accessibility features available on this site include:

Text resizing

You can increase the size of the text on this website (if JavaScript is enabled) by using the ‘A+’ button located at the top right of the page, just above the search box on each page.

change text size

An alternative you can use to make the text larger or smaller on this site, or on any website, is to change the settings on your computer – within your browser. To find out how to change the text size on any website and in some instances the colours used on a website click here or see the ‘help’ option of your preferred browser.

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Plug-ins

The following is a list of software that you may need to read the documents and files on this website. Please note that in most cases you are not required to install anything as most computers are capable of reading the documents and files on this website.

PDF Documents

Microsoft PowerPoint Presentations

Microsoft Excel Documents

Microsoft Word Documents

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Using the site

Search

search

Search the web site to find what you want directly with keywords. You may also search Whole of Government from this point by clicking on the WA of Government search.

Breadcrumb

breadcrumb

Helps you to determine the location of the page that you are viewing at the time.

JavaScript and other programming languages

As with many web sites, JavaScript forms an important part in the range of tools used to develop this website. JavaScript is enabled by default in all web browsers and is essential for many websites.

Our website can still be accessed if you have JavaScript turned off, but please be aware that some facilities may be unavailable if you do not have JavaScript enabled in your web browser.

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Using a screen reader

Activate a screen reader built into your computer's operating system

Windows XP - Narrator (built into accessories).
To turn on: Start menu / programs / accessories / accessibility / narrator OR Windows key + U

Apple OSX - Voiceover (built into utilities). Note: Voiceover works on Safari only. Global dropdown submenus don't read.

To turn on: Command(Apple key) + F5

To set preferences: System Preferences / Universal Access

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Web translator [© Google]

Please use the following links to translate the Transport website via Google:

Important note: WA Police is not responsible for the effectiveness of the Google translator tool.