Barcelona City Council's Barcelona website has taken account of the following measures to provide users with easier access to all its content and features:

  • Multi-browser

    Pages can be viewed correctly on the several browsers used for the analysis (Mozilla, Internet Explorer, Safari and Chrome).

  • Consistent browsing

    Website consistency is ensured, making browsing coherent on every page and offering a satisfying user experience.

  • Distractions

    Interference such as content flickering, exaggerated blinking and sound that starts automatically is avoided.

  • Text images

    Except for logos or trademark images, content is generally perfectly configurable, given that text images are avoided.

  • Headings

    Page headings the portal and section to provide users with a context.

  • Colour contrast

    The visual characteristics of the website (font, colour, background etc.) have been defined using the style guide. They comply with the WCAG 2.0 guidelines for contrast at Double A level.

  • Forms

    The forms contain the correct labels and associated controls.

  • Language

    The page language is correctly marked up.

  • Social media

    The social media plug-ins are accessible.

  • Audiovisual player

    Audiovisual players are accessible to users for any type of device, keyboard users and blind people.

  • Audiovisuals

    Audiovisuals contain audio-descriptions, descriptions and subtitles.

  • Language style

    The page language is simple and suitable for the public its content is aimed at.

Barcelona City Council's La meva Barcelona website has been developed according to the Web 2.0 Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.0), Double A level, set by the W3C (World Wide Web Consortium).

For further information about the website’s accessibility as well as how to configure the accessibility settings for the various web browsers, go to the

Barcelona City Council is committed to continuing its work to reduce as much as possible the various accessibility barriers that still need to be resolved on this website.

If you find any barriers on the site, you should point them out using this form

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