Newcastle Building Society is committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience, regardless of technology or ability.
We are actively working to increase the accessibility and usability of our website and in doing so adhere to many of the available standards and guidelines.
This website endeavours to conform to level Double-A of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0.
These guidelines explain how to make web content more accessible for people with disabilities. Conformance with these guidelines will help make the web more user friendly for all people.
This site has been built using code compliant with W3C standards for HTML and CSS. The site displays correctly in current browsers and using standards compliant HTML/CSS code means any future browsers will also display it correctly.
We are continually seeking out solutions that will bring all areas of the site up to the same level of overall web accessibility. In the meantime should you experience any difficulty in accessing our website, please don't hesitate to contact us.
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Our site has been built to be printer friendly.
Our site is tested on Internet Explorer and Firefox browser platforms. It should also compatible with a number of other browsers offered by other companies.
Although there are a number of web browsers available for you to use, we have built and tested our website using Internet Explorer and FireFox.
If you have either one of these browsers installed, and would like to update it, please select one of the following links and follow the provider's instructions:
We already have over 30 branches with level access and regularly review the design and layout of our branches so that access is made as easy as possible.
All our offices have the Hearing loop facility installed and some offer a portable mini loop system which can be used in interview areas for extra privacy.
All our literature is available in large print or CD on request. If you would prefer to receive regular communications, for example mortgage or investment interest statements in large print or CD please contact us on 0845 600 4370 for further information.
Newcastle Strategic Solutions has a separate report as part of Newcastle Building Society Group's Report... (more >)
24 April 2018
Newcastle Strategic Solutions and its Parent, Newcastle Building Society, have partnered with Northumbria University's Business Clinic scheme, which enables students to replace their dissertations with collaborative real life projects for regional businesses. (more >)
13 April 2018
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