For the Barcelona City Council website

the following measures have been taken into consideration to enable users to access all the content and functions more easily:

  • 1. Multi-browser: Pages can be viewed correctly using various browsers (Mozilla, Internet Explorer, Safari and Chrome).
  • 2. Distractions: There is no interference such as content flickering, exaggerated blinking or audios that start automatically.
  • 3. Social networks: Social media plug-ins are accessible
  • 4. The page language is correctly marked up
  • 5. The audio-visual player is accessible
  • 6. Navigation is coherent
  • 7. Lists: lists are correctly marked, except for the one at the foot of the page.
  • 8. The language is appropriate for the public it is aimed at
The development of the Barcelona City Council website has been carried out in line with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (WCAG 2.0), level AA, established by the W3C (World Wide Web Consortium).

You can find more information about the website’s accessibility and accessibility resources, and about how to configure the options for different browsers at

Barcelona City Council will continue working to eliminate various accessibility issues that still need to be resolved on this website.

Barcelona, 27 July 2016