Accessibility statement

Accessibility of the website of the National Audit Office

The website is subject to the Act on the Provision of Digital Services. Under the Act, public web services must be accessible. This means that the website must meet the A and AA level requirements of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 criteria.

The website was published in September 2023. This accessibility statement was drawn up on 19 September 2023. The accessibility of the website was assessed by the National Audit Office of Finland together with a technology provider and a third party. If necessary, an accessibility audit will be conducted by a third party on the website at the turn of the year 2024–2025, once all the services on the website have been completed.

Accessibility status of the website

The website largely meets the critical accessibility requirements.

The website includes attachment files the accessibility of which is uncertain.

WCAG 2.1 success criterion: 2.4.3 Focus Order (A) is not fulfilled as regards the cookie consent.

WCAG 2.1 success criterion: 3.1.2 Language of Parts (AA) is not fulfilled as regards the cookie consent.

Development work

The website will continue to be developed until the end of 2024. All services on the website will be completed and in use starting from 1 January 2025.

Feedback and contact information

Did you notice a problem related to accessibility on our website? Let us know about it, and we will do our best to fix it. You can give feedback on the website and its accessibility using this form(Opens in a new tab). You can also give us feedback by sending email to

You are entitled, on reasonable grounds, to receive any information you need in order to clarify or execute your interests, rights or obligations in an accessible format. If you are not able to receive such information from our web service in an accessible format, you can make a request by email or form. We will respond to your request within 14 days. If the request relates to a large amount of content, we can extend the response time by a maximum of two weeks. We will notify you if the response time is extended. If we do not provide the information in an accessible format, we will issue a justified certificate of this for you in writing.

Supervisory authority

If you notice any problems related to accessibility on this website, please give feedback at first to us, i.e. the website administrator. Our response may take 14 days. If you are not satisfied with the response you receive or receive no response within two weeks, you can submit a notification to the Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland. You can find information on how to submit a notification and how the matter will be processed on the Agency’s website

Contact information of the supervisory authority: Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland Accessibility Oversight Unit Tel. +358 (0)295 016 000 (switchboard)