The New Zealand Emission Trading Register (the Register) and information pages have been designed to be as accessible as possible for everyone regardless of ability.
The sites aim to comply as far as is practicable with the following standards and guidelines:
The Register is built to optimally display with commonly used browsers, operating systems and page resolutions; on a PC or Mac, and for people with dial-up as well as broadband connections.
The Register and information screen have been designed to display correctly when the text size is increased.
The Register and information pages provide information in guides and reports in portable document file (PDF) format. PDF files can be:
You need a PDF reader to view a PDF file online. There are a number of PDF readers you can use: a common one is Adobe Reader, which is available free of charge from the Adobe website.
When you open a PDF, you’ll see options on the toolbar and menu that enable you to use the document more efficiently. In Adobe Reader these include:
The latest versions of Adobe Reader include features that make it easier for people with disabilities to read PDF files. To set these up go to Edit>Accessibility>Set up
PDF failed to open: If you click on a PDF and see a blank page instead of it opening correctly, it is likely to be that you are using an older web browser that incompatible with the PDF. To get around this problem, save the file to your computer then double click on the saved file. It should now open correctly. (To save a PDF file, right click on the document link and choose ‘Save target as’ from the menu that appears.)
PDF took too long to open: PDF sizes are displayed next to the download links. File sizes in megabytes (mb) are large and may take longer to download, especially if you have a slow internet connection.
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