Harvey Ruvin - Clerk of the Courts - Miami-Dade County, Florida

Statement of Accessibility

April 30, 2019

Miami-Dade Clerk of Courts continues its commitment to providing a website accessible to the largest possible audience, regardless of technology or ability. In order to further this commitment, Miami-Dade Clerk of Courts staff contracted an independent third-party (Promet Source) for an accessibility audit and review according to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 Level AA guidelines.

On April 30, 2019, Promet Source began a manual review of the Miami-Dade Clerk of Courts website and digital properties.

Additionally, on April 30, 2019, Promet Source began its automated review of the Miami-Dade Clerk of Courts website and its digital properties contained therein. The automated review will provide a comprehensive list of any compliance issues in addition to warnings. The properties involved will be provided as a sitemap (available upon request). The automated review will provide a comprehensive list of any compliance issues in addition to warnings.

Once Promet Source has concluded its accessibility audit, it will provide the results to Miami-Dade Clerk of Courts. 

Miami-Dade Clerk of Courts is actively working to increase the accessibility and usability of the website and in doing so adheres to many of the available standards and guidelines. 

Miami-Dade Clerk of Courts does not discriminate in its education and employment programs on the basis of religion, age, race, color, national origin, gender, marital or parental status, or disability and complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990.

In order to further our commitment to nondiscrimination, we are continuing to work on the website in order to ensure the site conforms to level Double-A World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0. Such guidelines detail best practices for ensuring assistive technology users can access the site. The guidelines also make the site more user friendly for all people.

If you are a person with a disability and find information or functionality which is inaccessible, please contact Bibiana Candame at (305) 679-1000 or via email at coc-ada@miamidade.gov. We will make every reasonable effort to accommodate. 

Any individual who believes the material on this site is inaccessible and is considered to be a violation of Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and/or Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) may file a written grievance. Miami-Dade Clerk of Courts Grievance Procedures.