Accessibility statement

The organisation "Ministry of Agriculture, Viticulture and Rural Development" is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the the law of 28th May 2019 on the accessibility of websites and mobile applications of public sector bodies. This accessibility statement applies to:

What is digital accessibility?

Everyone should be able to easily use and consult the information on a website or an app, in particular people with disabilities and/or using assistive software or specialised equipment (blind, partially sighted or otherwise disabled people).

Compliance status

This website is partially compliant with the European Standard EN 301 549 and the RGAA version 4 , due to the reasons listed below..

Non-compliance with

The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reason(s):

Non-compliance with RGAA 4

  • The links have no visible name: Draft visible and unique text for the links (and for placeholder text for images, if used in links), so that screen-reader users can easily position the cursor over them and enjoy a better browsing experience
  • The background and foreground colours are not sufficiently contrasted: A text in which the contrast is weak is difficult, or indeed impossible, to read for many users.
  • The header elements do not appear in descending order: Correctly ordered titles that do not skip levels convey the semantic structure of the page, which facilitates navigation and understanding when assistive technologies are being used.

Preparation of this accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 15 June 2021. The statements contained in this declaration are accurate and based on an effective conformity assessment of this website with the requirements defined in RGAA 4 such as an assessment conducted by “IERACE DECHMANN & PARTNERS”.

Feedback and contact information

If you notice a lack of accessibility, please send us an email to please describe your problem and the relevant page. We promise to get back to you within 1 month. In order fix the accessibility issue in a long lasting and reasonable way, the online correction of the accessibility problem will be privileged. If this cannot be done, the desired information will be sent to you in an accessible format according to your wishes:

  • in written form through a document or via email;
  • orally in an interview or over the phone.

Enforcement procedure

In the event of an unsatisfactory response, you have the option of informing the Information and Press Service , which is in charge of the verification of accessibility, via its online contact form, as well as the l’Ombudsman, mediator of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.

This statement is based on the document template defined in the implementing decision (EU) 2018/1523 . This template is © European Union, 1998-2020 and is available under the following license: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence .