Official statement on availability (accessibility statement) of the portal maintained by the Marshal Office of Małopolska Province

 Compliance with standards
  • HTML5 - the Portal complies with the official HTML 5 specification described in the World Wide Web Consortium documents (W3C).

  • WCAG 2.0. - the Portal is prepared in accordance with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (WCAG 2.0) on A and partially AA level.

 Information channels
  • RSS - availability of RSS information channel

  • Atom - availability of Atom information channel

 Navigation using the keyboard

For the most comfortable use of the service by persons using only the keyboard, the shortcuts were prepared, which enable to avoid side elements (e.g. sidebar) or the ones that due to their functionality are located on each website and extend time necessary to reach the relevant content (e.g. menu). Here is a list of shortcuts and description of their functions.

Combination of keys enabling direct access in popular Internet browsers:

  • Firefox - SHIFT + ALT + access key

  • Chrome - ALT + access key

  • Opera - SHIFT + ESC + access key

  • Internet Explorer - ALT + access key + ENTER

Direct access keys, implemented in the portal:

  • Key 1 - Go to Home Page

  • Key 2 - Skip to main menu on the website

  • Key 3 - Skip behind the main menu on the website

  • Key 4 - Go to main content on the website

  • Key 5 - Go to site map

  • Key 0 - Go to the site on accessibility


The editors of make sure that all links are appropriately described and if the link text does not accurately describe the target document, the description is placed in the title attribute.


The editors of make sure that all the images have a properly complemented alt attribute, which contains a verbal description of what they see. The only exceptions are decorative images, used only for visual effects, which do not add any additional content.

  • Contrast version- the portal contains a mechanism for switching to a contrasting version, which uses alternative colours for different parts of the site so that the contrast ratio is as great as possible;

  • CSS - the layout of the portal is defined in cascade style sheets;

  • Responsive Web Design - the service is designed in accordance with the RWD approach, which means that the look of the website dynamically adjusts to the size of the screen used by the user;



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