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Accessibility is not a feature; it is a social movement.


What you need to know about accessible design


Why does my organisation need digital access?

A brief summary of digital access and how to address it, plus some policies and legal precedents.


How will people with a disability engage with my content?

An introduction to assistive technologies used by people with disability, and some common access issues.


How does digital access apply to my role?

Tips for addressing digital access across different organisational roles, documents, and social media.


What is the WCAG Standard?

We provide a summary of WCAG and an overview of the principles, guidelines and success criteria.


How do I achieve the WCAG Standard?

Establish a plan for your approach, then work through these success criteria for WCAG compliance.


How do I check ​​​​​​​if my work is accessible?

Steps for checking, evaluating and assessing the accessibility of your online content.


Improve the accessibility of your content

Accessibility Audits

An accessibility audit is a professional evaluation of how well your website and digital items meet the needs of people with disability. Auditing can be performed on websites, apps and documents.

Accessibility Audits

Audio Descriptions

Audio descriptions are an additional narration track in videos that describes the scenes and actions for blind and visually impaired people.

Audio Descriptions

Disability Awareness Training

For organisations interested in enhancing accessibility to participants and clients with disability.

Disability Awareness Training

DAIP Reviews

Assistance to develop, implement, monitor or review your Disability And Inclusion Plans (DAIP).

DAIP Reviews


Be recognised and rewarded for your good work

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This category acknowledges desktop versions of websites that have incorporated accessibility. Awarded to sites that champion WCAG 2.0 web standards.

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This category honours the best mobile apps on iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows Phone that have been designed and developed with accessibility in mind.

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This category acknowledges innovation in digital technology. Awarded to applicants that explore the boundaries of what is possible in web while complying with WCAG 2.0.


What’s been happening?

W3C WAI launches Introduction to Web Accessibility MOOC
4 December 2019

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) has announced a free online Introduction to Web Accessibility Massive Open Online Course (MOOC). The…Continue readingW3C WAI launches Introduction to Web Accessibility MOOC
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Finalists announced for the Australian Access Awards
12 November 2019

Finalists have been announced for the 2019 Australian Access Awards.

The Awards, an initiative of the Centre for Accessibility, are a national
celebration of organisations, designers, developers and content creators…
Read full story: Finalists announced for the Australian Access Awards

The Centre for Accessibility is a joint project by Media on Mars, DADAA and Dr Scott Hollier and is funded by the Department of Communities, Disability Services.

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