New regulations mean that public sector websites and mobile apps will soon have a legal duty to meet accessibility requirements. In this blog post, we talk about what we're doing to help you meet the requirements.
Anthony Ilona - Policy engagement manager
From next year, every public sector website and app will need to meet certain accessibility standards. Here's what you need to do to make sure you're prepared.
As new accessibility regulations come into force, here's some guidance on what public sector websites will have to do by certain deadlines and how GDS can help support them.
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Public sector organisations have a legal duty to make websites accessible by 23 September 2020. Find out how your organisation is impacted at GOV.UK/accessibility-regulations
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