Accessibility statement,

This accessibility statement concerns the website and was created on 27 January 2020. This statement was updated on 6 April 2021. The accessibility of the site was audited in March 2021. The accessibility audit has identified shortcomings, which we will address during the spring of 2021.

We are constantly working on improving accessibility. If you have any questions, please contact the State Treasury at

State of accessibility of the digital service

Meets partially accessibility success criteria. Below is a list of the accessibility shortcomings detected.

Grounds for non-compliance

Unreasonable burden. We are constantly working on improving accessibility and repairing the shortcomings. The target schedule for the repairs is spring 2021.

Non-accessible content in the digital service (according to WCAG criteria)

1. Perceivable

The colour scheme of the website does not meet contrast criteria in all areas

Accessibility criteria that are not met: 1.4.11 Non-text Contrast

Heading-level markings insufficient

The heading-level hierarchy is incorrect in a few places. Accessibility criteria that are not met: 1.3.1 Info and Relationships

The text alternatives for images and graphs are insufficient

Significant information is not conveyed in the text alternatives, e.g. in statistics and organisation charts. Accessibility criteria that are not met: 1.1.1 Non-text Content

Statistics only use colours to separate pieces of information from each other

Bar graphs are only distinguishable by colour. Accessibility criteria that are not met: 1.4.1 Use of Colour

2. Operable

The focus indicator of the keyboard is not visible enough

The style of the keyboard focus indicator is the default browser style. In many places, e.g. around a dark button, the focus indicator is not sufficient to indicate the location of the indicator. Accessibility criteria that are not met: 2.4.7 Focus Visible

There are shortcomings in keyboard usage

The keyboard cannot be used to access menus on statistics pages or social media links. Accessibility criteria that are not met: 2.1.1 Keyboard

Link headings are not descriptive enough

The headings of some generic links do not function out of context, e.g. ‘Open full report view’. Accessibility criteria that are not met: 2.4.7 Focus Visible

PDF files

There may be some shortcomings in the accessibility of some PDF files, if they have not been produced by the State Treasury.

3. Understandable


In places, the site uses terminology that may not be understandable to all users. Explanations for the terminology are provided in the glossaries on municipal and government operations. Accessibility criteria that are not met: 3.1.3 Unusual Words

4. Reliable operation

Material provided by other parties

The State Treasury is not responsible for the content of material provided by other parties presented as part of the State Treasury’s website.

Feedback and reporting on shortcomings in accessibility

You can provide feedback on the accessibility of the website using the feedback form on the website or via e-mail to analysointipalvelu(at)

Supervisory authority

If you observe any issues with accessibility on the site, please provide feedback to us, i.e. the website administrator, first. The contact details can be found at Please allow 14 days for our response. If you are unhappy with the response given, or you are not given a response at all in the space of two weeks, you may file a complaint with the Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland. The Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland website details how the complaint can be filed and how the matter will be processed.

Contact details for the supervisory authority

Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland, unit for monitoring accessibility (Saavutettavuuden valvonnan yksikkö) saavutettavuus(at) telephone switchboard 0295 016 000