Accessibility Statement for 

This is an accessibility statement from Central Saint Martins. 

Measures to support accessibility 

Central Saint Martins takes the following measures to ensure accessibility of

Provide continual accessibility training for our staff.  

Assign clear accessibility goals and responsibilities. 

Conformance status 

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) defines requirements for designers and developers to improve accessibility for people with disabilities. It defines three levels of conformance: Level A, Level AA, and Level AAA. is partially conformant with WCAG 2.1 level AA. Partially conformant means that some parts of the content do not fully conform to the accessibility standard.  

Additional accessibility considerations 

We do not have control over the content of the artwork displayed on this site. 


We welcome your feedback on the accessibility of  Please let us know if you encounter accessibility barriers on  


Compatibility with browsers and assistive technology is designed to be compatible with the following assistive technologies:  

Chrome browser, Firefox, Safari with assistive technology on current operating systems. is not compatible with:  

Any browser without assistive technology. 

Technical specifications 

Accessibility of relies on the following technologies to work with the particular combination of web browser and any assistive technologies or plugins installed on your computer:  







These technologies are relied upon for conformance with the accessibility standards used. 

Limitations and alternatives 

Despite our best efforts to ensure accessibility of , there may be some limitations. Below is a description of known limitations, and potential solutions. Please contact us if you observe an issue not listed below.  

Known limitations for  

Homepage: Assistive technology will pick up on all Menu items Home/Schedule/Desktops/On Demand/Discover/About.  Assistive technology will pick up on all Rooms and the scrolling message.  Uploaded images & video may not have text alternatives, subtitles or audio descriptors. 

Schedule: Assistive technology will pick up on days and times in the schedule and artists names. 

Desktops: Assistive technology will pick up on all artists names and information about that art work.  It will also tell you if you can download files. Uploaded images may not have text alternatives, subtitles or audio descriptors. 

On Demand: Assistive technology will pick up on all artists names and information about that art work.  It will also tell you what type of artwork can be clicked on to be seen. Uploaded images  & videos may not have text alternatives, subtitles or audio descriptors. 

Discover: Assistive technology will tell you that you are looking at Google Maps.  It will read out the scrolling message.  Google maps has been re-coloured blue and purple to fit with aesthetic.  There are icons on the map that can be clicked on to visit those locations in Google Street view.  There are then pins inside Google Street view that you can click on to reveal the artwork in that location.  Assistive technologies will read out the artists work and information about that work. Uploaded images & video may not have text alternatives, subtitles or audio descriptors.  Google Maps supports screen readers, keyboard navigation, and keyboard shortcuts.  Many users have found that they prefer the mobile version of Google Maps (particularly the App) because it tends to be more user friendly for folks using assistive technology, however, we have embedded Google Maps into our web page and there are some WCAG violations for Google Maps on web pages that Google audit fairly frequently.   

About: Assistive technology will pick up on all text on this page including the scrolling message.  

Assessment approach 

Central Saint Martins assessed the accessibility of by the following approaches:  


Other evidence 

Other related evidence for is available at: 

Formal complaints 

Please email us. 

Formal approval of this accessibility statement 

This Accessibility Statement is approved by: Central Saint Martins 
Alex Schady, Programme Director  


This statement was created on 16 April 2021