Accessibility Statement

Section 1
Required content

The Ministry of Economy and Industry is committed to providing access to its website in accordance with art. 58c of the Electronic Governance Act (Promulgated SG, issue 46 of 12.06.2007; last amended SG issue 15 of 22.02.2022) and Art. 39 and 39a of the Ordinance on the general requirements for information systems, registers and electronic administrative services (Promulgated SG, issue 5 of 17.01.2017; last amended SG No. 47 of 24.06.2022).

This declaration of accessibility is applicable to:

The website at address: https://www.mi.government.bg

Standard of compliance for providing accessible content:

EN 301 549 V2.1.2 (2018-08)

I. Compliance status

This website partially complies with the requirements of the standard specified above – due to the inconsistencies and exemptions listed below.

II. Inaccessible content

Note: The table describes only those requirements of the standard that are not fulfilled, are partially fulfilled or are not applicable. The fully fulfilled requirements of the standard are not described as set out in the requirements for completing the compliance statement.

Requirement of EN 301 549 V2.1.2 (2018-08) Description Alternative description of audio and video materials Not available. Captions (Live) Not applicable: there is no live video broadcast Audio description of video content Not applicable. Available videos are interview recordings, and hence it is not necessary. Synchronised audio description of video content Not applicable. Available videos are interview recordings, and hence it is not necessary Audio Control Not applicable. No audio is used. Contrast (minimum) Partially provided, except for alternative or explanatory texts Non-text contrast Partially provided, except for part of banners Timing Adjustable Not applicable. There is no time limit. Pause, Stop, Hide Not applicable. No such components are used. Three Flashes or Below Threshold Not applicable. No such components are used. Focus Order Not applicable. There is no content that requires action in sequential steps. Pointer Gestures Not applicable. No such components are used. Motion Actuation Not applicable. The motion does not impact user interface components. The language of each individual passage of the page content can be programmatically determined Not applicable. No pages of mixed content in different languages. Error Prevention (Legal, Financial, Data) Not applicable. No action is taken through the website that results in legal or financial commitment for users.

Date of initial preparation of the declaration:


Date of updating the declaration after performed evaluation and substantial redesign of the website or mobile application:


Date of last updating the declaration:


Method used to prepare the declaration:

Self-assessment made by a person pursuant to art. 1, par. 1 or 2, of the Electronic Governance Act, website/mobile application owner

Feedback and contact details

Address for providing feedback and suggestions on the accessibility of this website

To provide feedback and suggestions regarding the accessibility of this website, you can use the following e-mail address: e-docs@mi.government.bg (subject: Accessibility of www.mi.government.bg )

Contact details of the official(s) responsible for the accessibility and processing of requests sent through the feedback tool

Victor Milev, press@mi.government.bg, +359 2 940 7424

Section 2

Recommended content

While Ministry of Economy and Industry strives to ensure compatibility with available accessibility standards, this is not always possible to achieve in every aspect. If you encounter difficulties while working with this website or part of its content is not available to you, please contact us and describe the problem – this will help us keep the website in the best possible condition and improve its accessibility on a continuous basis

Ministry of Economy and Industry is committed to ensuring a higher level of accessibility, eliminating the identified discrepancies in the accessibility requirements of its website and ensuring a consistently high level of accessibility of the published information.