Accessibility statement

The Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Viticulture is committed to making its website accessible, in accordance with the Law of 28 May 2019 on the accessibility of websites and mobile applications of public bodies. This statement applies to:

What does digital accessibility mean?

We should all of us be able to easily use and retrieve information from a website or app, especially in the case of persons with a disability and/or persons who use assistive software or special devices (blind or partially sighted persons or persons with some other disability).

Compliance status

This website is partially compliant with the European Standard EN 301 549 and the RGAA version 4, due to the reasons listed below.

Non-accessible content

The content listed below is non-accessible for the following reason(s):

Non-compliance with RGAA 4

Visibility problem for visually impaired users (very low contrast):

  • Header
  • Section “Golden rules”
  • Buttons “Discover”
  • News
  • Footer

Preparation of the accessibility statement

This statement was prepared on 1 March 2021. The declarations made in this statement are correct and are based on an actual evaluation of this website’s compliance with the requirements laid down in version 4 of the RGAA (General Accessibility Framework for Administrations), in the form of a self-assessment done by the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Viticulture.

Feedback and contact information

If you notice a lack of accessibility, please e-mail us at, describing the problem and the web page(s) concerned as precisely as possible. We undertake to reply to you by e‑mail within 1 month. In order to fix the problem permanently and in a sensible way, we prefer if possible to remedy the lack of access by taking corrective action online. However, where this is not possible, the requisite information will be sent to you in an accessible format corresponding to your wishes:

  • in writing, in a document or by e-mail;
  • orally, in a face-to-face meeting or by telephone.

Enforcement procedure

If you are not satisfied with the reply that you receive, it is also open to you to inform the Information and Press Service, which is the competent body in matters concerning accessibility, via its online accessibility complaint form, or the Ombudsman, as the Mediator of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.

This statement is based on the model prescribed in the Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2018/1523. That model is © European Union, 1998-2020 and is available under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence.