Website accessibility guidance

Here is some key guidance on how to develop a website which is user-friendly for disabled people.

The 'PAS 78: A guide to good practice in commissioning accessible websites’ (published March 2006) is for those responsible for commissioning or maintaining public-facing websites and web-based services. It was developed by the British Standards Institution (BSI) and sponsored by the DRC.

In April 2004, the DRC  published the findings of its first Formal Investigation: The Web: Access and Inclusion for Disabled People

This report was launched at a press conference broadcast live via an accessible webcast.