Accessibility statement

As website operators, we (Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action) endeavour to design the website in accordance with the relevant regulations on accessibility. The following legal provisions apply to us:

Act on Equal Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities (BGG) and Barrier-free Information Technology Regulation (BITV 2.0)


This declaration on accessibility applies to the website

Publication date of the website

This website was published on 06.06.2012.

Feedback and contact details

Have you noticed any shortcomings in the accessibility of content on our website or do you have any comments or questions about accessibility? Please feel free to contact us at:

Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action 
Social media/online communication department
Scharnhorststr. 34-37
10115 Berlin
Postal address: 11019 Berlin
Phone: +49 30-18 615-0
Fax: +49 30-18 615-5208

Status of compatibility with the requirements

This website is not fully compliant with the accessibility regulations applicable to us.

Enforcement procedure

If you believe that you are disadvantaged by an insufficiently barrier-free design of our website, you can contact the responsible enforcement body. 
You can reach them at:

Federal Government Commissioner for Matters relating to Persons with Disabilities
Working group
Mauerstraße 53
10117 Berlin
Phone: +49 30 18 527 2805
Fax: +49 30 18 527 1871
Email: buero(at)

Preparation of this declaration on accessibility

This declaration was issued on 03.12.2020.
The declaration was last reviewed on 14.12.2023.

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