13/05/2021

South Australia's approach to online accessibility.

Public Service

SA Government nominated for the United Nations Public Service Awards 2021 for our approach to online accessibility.

The approach aligning with:

The nomination, supported by representatives from Vision Australia, Royal Society for the Blind (SA) and Blind Citizens Australia (SA) also highlights the:

  • Community co-design development of the Online Accessibility Policy and Toolkit (accessibility.sa.gov.au).
  • The way website accessibility is managed through the the SAGOV Website Design System (designsystem.sa.gov.au), making online accessibility standards achievable and managed more effectively across multiple agencies.
  • Importance of ensuring people with disability have the leading role in shaping policies and creating programs which influence their lives.

Event details

Congratulations and good luck to all nominees.