The website of the National Assembly of Québec adheres to web accessibility guidelines developed to ensure ease of access to website content and functions. The government standard for web accessibility is provided below.


Since September 6, 2016, the National Assembly website has met the requirements of the Website accessibility standard (SGQRI 008-01).

The website integrates the best practices of XHTML 1.0 markup language and Cascading Style Sheets, Level 2 (CSS2) recommended by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), making it possible for disabled persons to access website content using voice browsers, screen readers and braille displays.

Non-compliant content

Some elements on the website do not comply with the three government standards on web accessibility:

Script elements (The website must be used with JavaScript activated, in particular to fill out forms.); Some words or phrases appearing in French in texts originating in another language; Abbreviations, acronyms and quotes;

The Ethics commissioner cannot guarantee accessibility to the content of documents provided by third parties not subject to those standards.

Validation tools

The website was tested using the following technologies:


  • Chrome 69
  • Firefox 60.0
  • Internet Explorer 11

Additional tools

  • Valideur du W3C
  • NonVisual Desktop Acces (NVDA), version 2018.3.1
  • Contrast Color Analyser, version

Your contribution

You can help improve the accessibility and user-friendliness of this website by providing your comments to the National Assembly regarding difficulty using the website elements that are not working recommendations.