Accessibility Statement

The organisation "Information and press service" is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the law of 28th May 2019 on the accessibility of websites and mobile applications of public sector bodies. This accessibility statement applies to: https://data.public.lu

What is digital accessibility?

Everyone should be able to easily use and consult the information on a website or an app, in particular people with disabilities and/or using assistive software or specialised equipment (blind, partially sighted or otherwise disabled people).

Compliance status

This website is partially compliant with the European Standard EN 301 549 and RGAA version 4.1 , due to the reasons listed below.

Non-accessible content

The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reason(s):

Non-compliance

  • On the dataset page, some decorative images are not properly ignored by assistive technologies and some information-carrying images do not have an accessible alternative.
  • On the authentication page, the borders of form fields are not sufficiently contrasted.
  • On the homepage, some links have irrelevant accessible names, others have no accessible name.
  • On the homepage, datasets and reuses pages, some scripts are not compatible with certain assistive technologies, such as modal windows, autocomplete systems and tabs. Navigating tabs with the keyboard is not possible at this time.
  • On the dataset page, the form is submitted automatically without the user being informed.
  • Some pages have html code validity issues which may cause problems for some assistive technologies.
  • In general, the hierarchy of titles on each page is not properly structured.
  • On the home page, there are several lists that are not properly structured.
  • In general, forms have various accessibility problems: mandatory fields are not always indicated, some form fields do not have a visible label, some button labels are not relevant, some fields that expect a particular data format do not specify it.
  • In general, ARIA landmarks are missing on several pages.

Content is outside of the scope of the law of 28 May 2019

  • Any downloadable documents provided by third parties are not under our control.
  • Language indications are sometimes missing from the datasets, reuses, organisations and list pages where this content appears. These contents are entered by external contributors and not under our control.

Disproportionate burden

The technical solution of the site does not allow to manage language changes in the titles of articles.

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 19 July 2022. The statements contained in this declaration are accurate and based on an effective conformity assessment of this website with the requirements defined in RGAA 4.1 , such as a self-assessment conducted by "Information and press service".

Feedback and contact information

  • in written form through a document or via email;
  • orally in an interview or over the phone.

Enforcement procedure

In the event of an unsatisfactory response, you have the option of informing the Information and Press Service, which is in charge of the verification of accessibility, via its online contact form, as well as the Ombudsman, mediator of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.


This statement is based on the document template defined in the implementing decision (EU) 2018/1523. This template is © European Union, 1998-2020 and is available under the following license: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license.