Accessibility statement

Belgian Healthcare Knowledge Centre (KCE) is committed to making the sites and web applications it develops in accordance with the law of 19 July 2018 - Law on the accessibility of websites and mobile applications public sector organizations.

 Preparation of this accessibility statement

  • This statement was prepared on January 23, 2019.
  • The last review of the declaration took place on January 27, 2020

Improved accessibility

Accessibility is an integral part of our communication dynamic. Our employees always take this issue into account in their work and we systematically raise awareness among our various external partners. In concrete terms, an internal team is working on the topic to improve the accessibility of our various resources.

Our websites and applications are regularly subject to tools measuring their accessibility.

Level of compliance with the accessibility standard

The Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) are the standard for accessibility requirements for people with disabilities. These rules can be implemented at three levels: level A, level AA and level AAA.

Our products are partially compliant with WCAG 2.1 - AA

Limitations and alternatives

We do our best to make all our sites and applications accessible to everyone. Despite our efforts, we have not yet reached our goal. Here is a short list of problems to solve and possible solutions:

Problem Solution Status Date
Three input fields do not have descriptions Adaptation of the fields concerned by the addition of a descriptive text In progress January 2018
WAI-ARIA : Aria Label incorrect Check the existence of the label and adaptation In progress January 2018
PDF-file not accessible  Adaptation of the models used (identification of decorative image) In progress January 2018



We appreciate your feedback on our efforts to make our websites and applications more accessible. You can send your feedback by mail to

We will endeavour to give you a first answer within 5 working days.

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