Websites of public services must soon be made accessible. EU directive about web accessibility: inquiry about the situation of today for the cultural sector, deadline 31.3.
The directive on making the websites and mobile apps of public sector bodies more accessible was published on 2 December 2016 and entered into force on 22 December 2016. People with disabilities – especially persons with vision or hearing impairments – will have better access to the websites and mobile applications of public services.
The Finnish Ministry of Finance is studying what is the situation of websites at the moment. The inquiry is in Finnish and Swedish.
More information about the directive in English (ec.europa.eu)