Accessibility in broadcasts

When it comes to the accessibility to content in the media, there are certain requirements today, especially when it comes to TV broadcasts and on-demand services. There are several different techniques that make TV programs more accessible to people with disabilities

Even if the techniques mainly help those with impaired vision and hearing, people with other types of disabilities can also benefit from these services, such as dyslexics or people with cognitive disabilities.

You can read more about the accessibility requirements and techniques used by the broadcasters today on the pages below.

For broadcasters

For Swedish broadcasters, there are requirements to make TV broadcasts and play services available to people with disabilities.

Regulations on accessibility

Television programmes must be made accessible to people with functional impairments to varying degrees.