On June 29, the municipality of Hilversum launched a new website. This website is built according to the guidelines DigiAccessible / WCAG 2.1

Accessibility statement

On June 29, 2022, the municipality of Hilversum launched a new website. is built according to the DigiToegankelijk / WCAG 2.1 guidelines. The content has been made accessible, but texts change regularly. That is why the municipality is constantly working to comply with the guidelines DigiAccessible.


The website is now being tested by the Accessibility Foundation. The website has status B.

User testing

The Municipality of Hilversum believes it is important that all our information is useful and accessible to everyone. Also information that is offered digitally. Internally, we are continuously working on improving digital accessibility. We regularly have this checked by external experts. In addition, we are in close contact with Hilversummers with a disability who, solicited and unsolicited, indicate to us what they encounter. We also test possible solutions with them.

Electronic Forms

The part within contains electronic forms. At the request of our supplier PinkRoccade Local Government, provider of, Cardan has carried out an accessibility study. It has been determined to what extent complies with WCAG 2.1, level AA. The research was carried out according to the guidelines of the Waarmerk, the Dutch quality mark for accessible websites.

Other websites

The following websites are not fully accessible or have an accessibility statement missing:

Our website sometimes also contains links to other websites. Not all information linked to is easily accessible. The municipality is looking for opportunities to provide accessible information here as well. We are discussing this with the responsible organizations.

Problems, questions, comments

If you experience an accessibility problem on our website despite the measures we have taken, please let us know. We would also like to hear from you if you have any questions, tips or comments about the accessibility of information on Look at our contact information.