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The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) are used widely around the world as a benchmark for web accessibility.

As of 31 December, 2014, ACT Government websites must conform to WCAG 2.0 Level AA

  • It is highly encouraged that ACT Government websites meet WCAG 2.1 Level AA compliance
  • It is also highly encouraged that any web content or resources that target disability-related audiences, including families and carers, and/or offer critical information conform to WCAG 2.1 Level AAA

Online accessibility expectations for ACT Government (

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Last update: 15 February 2020, first published