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International Accessibility Laws and Standards


From: Paul Bohman
Date: Nov 30, 2004 8:05AM

WebAIM is in the process of updating our information about international
Web accessibility laws and standards, and we'd like to enlist your help.
Take a look at the resources we already have, and if you're aware of any
important laws or standards that we've missed, please let us know. Here
are links to various countries:

Canada: http://www.webaim.org/coordination/law/canada/

Japan: http://www.webaim.org/coordination/law/japan/

Hong Kong: http://www.webaim.org/coordination/law/hongkong/

United Kingdom: http://www.webaim.org/coordination/law/uk/

Australia: http://www.webaim.org/coordination/law/australia/

New Zealand: http://www.webaim.org/coordination/law/newzealand/

European Union (with some links to information about individual European
Countries: http://www.webaim.org/coordination/law/eu/

United States: http://www.webaim.org/coordination/law/us/

(And if you know of a country which we haven't listed which has
accessibility laws, let us know.)

Paul Bohman
Director of Products and Services
WebAIM (Web Accessibility in Mind)
Utah State University