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Access keys

Access keys are keyboard shortcuts that have been added as a way of navigating to common website links and page features. This website has the following access keys:

  • 1 - home
  • 2 - site map
  • 3 - search
  • 4 - about this site
  • 5 - browse
  • 6 - introduction
  • 9 - contact us
  • [ - skip links to jump to start of body content
  • / - re-direct to all-of-government portal
  • To use these shortcut keys hold down the ALT key (PC) or CONTROL key (Apple Macintosh) and then one of the keys in the list above. In some browsers you may have to press ENTER to confirm your choice. In the Opera 7 browser press SHIFT-ESC, release those keys, and then press your chosen access key.

    Font re-sizing

    There are common keyboard shortcuts that can make text bigger within your browser.

    Internet Explorer

    1. Open the View menu by pressing ALT + V.
    2. Select Text Size by pressing X.
    3. In the Text Size list, move to the text size option you want by pressing the UP ARROW or DOWN ARROW key.
    4. Press ENTER.

    Mozilla Firefox

  • Increase font size by pressing CTRL +
  • Reduce font size by pressing CTRL -
  • Access to full text

    By default, material on this website is displayed as JPEG images. Some documents are also available in full text. The text has been input from a variety of sources and may not be 100% accurate. See the Translators' Notes page for more information