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This accessibility statement applies to the Luontotieto.fi website, maintained by the Finnish Environment Institute (Syke). The website is partially compliant with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.1) levels A and AA.

The Finnish Environment Institute (Syke) aims to ensure the accessibility of its website in accordance with the Act on the provision of digital services (306/2019)(you are switching to another service)

This statement was published 10th April 2024.

Accessibility status of our website

This website partially meets the requirements of levels A and AA of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.1).

Non-compliances and exceptions to the requirements are listed below.

Non-accessible content on our site

There are some issues with the accessibility of the Luontotieto.fi site, which are related to the law on the provision of digital services 306/2019.

The most critical accessibility issues will be fixed as soon as possible.

The following functions do not comply with the accessibility requirements, because we have not been able to fully conform to these requirements due to the large amount of work needed to do so:

The following functions are not accessible, because the accessibility legislation does not apply to them:

Contact information and feedback

The Finnish Environment Institute (Syke) is responsible for the accessibility of the Luontotieto online service and the processing of feedback.

Did you notice a lack of accessibility in our digital service? Let us know and we will do our best to correct it. Please contact head of Luontotieto website maintanance team Iida Autio by email (firstname.surname@syke.fi).

If you notice accessibility issues on our site, please give us feedback first. Our response may take 14 days. If you are not satisfied with the answer you received or if you do not receive an answer at all within two weeks, you can give feedback to the Regional Administrative Office of Southern Finland.

Contact information of the supervisory authority

Regional Administrative Agency of Southern Finland, Accessibility control unit

Email: saavutettavus@avi.fi

Telephone number (switchboard) 0295 016 000

Report an accessibility problem(you are switching to another service)

For more information and instructions, visit the website maintained by the supervisory authority at www.saavutettavuusvaatimukset.fi.(you are switching to another service)

We are constantly working to improve accessibility

We are committed to improving the accessibility of our website and we will correct the perceived accessibility deficiencies as soon as possible.


Finnish Environment Institute (Syke)