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Accessibility statement

Accessibility statement, dated 23-11-2021

The Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport wants everybody to be able to use this website, which is being updated all the time. However, if you encounter a page which you find inaccessible we ask you to please let us know by emailing

Find detailed information about the website’s accessibility in our accessibility statement (Dutch).

What is an accessible website?

An accessible website is more usable for all groups it is aimed at. This is why government websites must meet functional, technical and editorial accessibility requirements (previously known as webrichtlijnen, ‘web guidelines’).

The CoronaCheck app follows the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 on level AA as set out in the European standard EN 301 549. If this European standard is updated with specific guidelines for mobile applications, we will follow them.

Guarantee of Accessibility

We guarantee good accessibility by various measures in our daily processes: