Accessibility statement for

The Act on the Provision of Digital Services applies to the website Under the Act, public online services must be accessible, which means that everyone must have equal access to them.

This accessibility statement concerns the website This statement describes the website accessibility status and the identified accessibility issues on the website, and provides information on how you can give us feedback on the accessibility of the service. 

Accessibility status

The accessibility of this digital service was assessed by the website developer Into-Digital in October 2020. According to the assessment, the website conforms to WCAG 2.1 Level A and AA success criteria as required by the Act.

Social media contents

Accessibility requirements are taken into account in the contents of the Ministry of Justice’s social media channels from 23 September 2020 onwards. The visual and audiovisual material produced before 23 September 2020 includes some content that does not meet the accessibility requirements, for example when it comes to text alternatives and subtitles.

Accessibility feedback

We are happy to receive comments and suggestions for improvements on the accessibility of the website. You can send your feedback by email to Please specify which page your feedback concerns (web address) and describe the problem as precisely as possible.

Supervisory authority

If you notice any accessibility issues on the website, first send feedback to the site administrator. Please note that it may take up to 14 days for a reply to be sent to you. If you are not satisfied with the reply, or if you do not receive any response within two weeks, you may report this to the Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland. More detailed information on how to submit your report and how the matter will be handled is available on the Agency’s website.

Contact details of the supervisory authority

Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland

Saavutettavuuden valvonnan yksikkö (supervisory unit for accessibility)

Tel. +358 295 016 000  (switchboard)

This statement was drawn up on 25 October 2020.