Accessibility statement

This accessibility statement applies to the website of the Finnish Olympic Committee at This statement was prepared on June 12, 2024, and last updated on June 12, 2024. The service is subject to the Act on the Provision of Digital Services, which requires that public online services must be accessible.

The accessibility of the service has been evaluated by an external expert organization in 2024. Additionally, self-assessments of the website’s accessibility have been conducted.

Accessibility of the service

The service partially meets the accessibility requirements (WCAG criteria 2.1, levels A and AA).

Content that is not accessible

Users may still encounter some accessibility issues on the website. Below is a list of known issues. If you notice an issue on the website that is not listed here, please let us know.

  • The contrast in the athlete’s achievements section against the gradient background is not sufficient. Criterion 1.4.3 is violated.
  • The contrast of the small text in the newsletter subscription form against the background is not sufficient. Criterion 1.4.3 is violated.
  • There may be PDF forms on the website that are not accessible.
  • There is content presented in iframe windows on the website that is not fully accessible.

Accessibility requirements do not apply to certain content

There is content on the website produced by third parties. Such content is not covered by accessibility legislation.

Did you notice an accessibility issue on our website?

Please let us know about any accessibility issues you encounter, and we will do our best to address them.

You can report an issue by filling out the feedback form. You can also provide feedback on accessibility via email at In your message, please specify which page the issue is on and describe the problem as accurately as possible.

Supervisory authority

If you notice accessibility issues on the website, please first provide feedback to us, the site administrators. It may take up to 14 days to respond.

If you are not satisfied with the response you receive or do not receive a response at all within two weeks, you can submit a report to the Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland. The website of the Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland provides detailed instructions on how to submit a report and how the matter will be handled.

Contact information for the supervisory authority

Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland
Unit for Accessibility Supervision
switchboard +358 295 016 000