Category: Web standards

Calling all web vendors: Web Accessibility Training

As part of our ongoing plans to engage more closely with vendors and help them improve their delivery of accessible web content, design, and development services to government, we are inviting staff from private sector IT companies, in particular those delivering web design and development services, to attend a free training session on web accessibility. Continue reading Calling all web vendors: Web Accessibility Training

Government Web Community lunchtime session, 29 March 2016

How can we make it easier for you to do your job? Government ICT related information is inconsistently delivered. For example, we’ve got the standards and guidance on the Web Toolkit, guidance, resources and policies on ICT.govt.nz, and standards and guidance in other places. We would like to improve how these are delivered to you and how you are supported. … Continue reading Government Web Community lunchtime session, 29 March 2016

Privacy statements: disclosing personal information

Agencies are encouraged to review their website privacy statements against the requirements of the Web Usability Standard, and update them accordingly. In particular, they should ensure that any possible disclosures of personal information with third parties are properly addressed. Continue reading Privacy statements: disclosing personal information

The digital lifecycle

The online lifecycle presents a draft lifecycle to help agency web staff assist business units and project teams factor in the requirements of operating on the government domain to development projects, in addition to delivering the required functions and features. Continue reading The digital lifecycle

Web Standards Self-Assessments Report and Workshops

Two workshops for participating agencies where we can talk about what the 2014 Web Standards Self-Assessments reveal, and you can bring any questions you might have about your self-assessment results or their evaluation. Continue reading Web Standards Self-Assessments Report and Workshops