[Name of the authority] undertakes to make its website accessible in accordance with Regulation of the Cabinet of Ministers No. 445 “Procedure for Placing Information on the Internet by the Authorities” (hereinafter – Regulation No. 445).

This Accessibility Statement applies to the official statistics website – [link of the institution’s website subject to assessment].

The website has undergone a simplified accessibility assessment. The method used – “Guidelines for Assessing the Impact of Compliance with the Accessibility Requirements for the Websites of Institutions and Justifying the Disproportionate Burden” drafted by the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development (MoEPRD).

How accessible is this website?

The website of [name of the authority] [complies, does not comply, partially complies] with Regulation No. 445 for the following reasons:

Non-compliance with requirements of Regulation No. 445:

This website was last evaluated on [date dd.mm/yyyy]. The evaluation was carried out by [specify the staff member/organisation/department who drafted this accessibility statement].

  • [refer to the specific discrepancy observed on the website, if any]
  • [refer to the specific discrepancy observed on the website, if any]

Documentary proof of evaluation: [add.xlsx/.docx file or link to evaluation shall be attached]

Accessibility alternatives

In order to receive the content that is currently not accessible in another format, we propose the following alternatives: we offer solutions to the accessibility problems related to contrasts by using some browser plug-in: [give information concerning the available plug-ins and how do they help address the specific non-compliance].

Feedback and communication

We are constantly striving to improve the accessibility of this website.

In case you find any problems or shortcomings that are not mentioned in this statement or you wish to receive the non-accessible content in another format, please do not hesitate to contact us.

E-mail: [e-mail to contact concerning the above information]

Phone: [phone to contact concerning the above information]

Address: [address of the authority]

We will consider your request and reply within 7 days.

Submission of complaints

The [responsible department of the authority] bears responsibility for the accessibility to the website within our institution.

E-mail: [email address of the responsible department]

Phone: [phone of the responsible department]

[Name of the supervising authority and name, phone number, e-mail address of the staff member concerned] is responsible within the supervising authority.

If we have not responded adequately to your application or complaint regarding the accessibility of the website’s content, you are entitled to lodge a complaint to the Ombudsman of the Republic of Latvia.

Address: Baznīcas iela 25, Rīga, LV-1010

Phone: +37167686768

E-mail: tiesibsargs@tiesibsargs.lv


Details concerning the drafting of the statement

This statement was drawn up for the first time on [dd.mm.yyyy]. It was re-examined on [dd.mm.yyyy].

This statement was approved by [name and surname of the head of the responsible department], [position].