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Accessibility support for statistical and analytical publications

If you work in the public sector and you publish content online, you might have heard a bit about accessibility. It is a legal requirement for all content published on public sector websites to meet certain accessibility criteria.

Help is available

Guidance and support is available to help you make your content accessible.


There are several articles and other resources that you might find useful, including:


Support with accessibility for statistics and analysis

You can access support to help you make your statistics and analysis more accessible. Support includes:

General accessibility support

There is plenty of support available to help you with more general questions about accessibility. For example:

Accessibility empathy

If you want a better understanding of access needs, these are some resources you might find useful:

Future work

We are reviewing our guidance to incorporate the accessibility legislation. We’re reviewing guidance about:

  • data visualisation: tables and charts
  • data visualisation: infographics
  • writing about statistics

We always welcome feedback on our guidance, please use the feedback forms on the guidance pages to let us know what you think!