The Consulate in Apalachicola

Accessibility Policy


We strive to provide an excellent online experience for all visitors. We believe all of our visitors should be able to easily access our website and digital offerings, regardless of whether one has a need for assistive technologies like screen readers, magnifiers, voice recognition software or switch technology.

To ensure this, The Consulate Suites has committed to maintaining compliance with the Level AA success criteria of the Website Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (WCAG 2.0).

  • The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.0) Level AA are recognized and acknowledged as the international standard measure of success. Our site is designed and developed with these guidelines in mind.
  • We regularly test our website to ensure we meet or exceed the AA standard and that it is usable by guests who use assistive technology.

If you have questions or would like to report an issue relating to the accessibility of this website, please email

Learn More:

Section 508
Information and news about the accessibility standards introduced by Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act.

U.S. Access Board
Provides design guidelines for the built environment, transit vehicles, telecommunications equipment, and for electronic and information technology.

W3C’s Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
Resources, strategies and guidelines to help make the web fully accessible to persons with disabilities.

Web Accessibility Evaluation Tools
List of tools, several free for download, to help evaluate the accessibility of your site.