Accessibility statement for the Geological Survey of Finland website

This accessibility statement refers to the online service. The accessibility of the website has been assessed by the Geological Survey of Finland in cooperation with its partners Markkinointitoimisto Kitchen and Taiqa Digital Oy.

Expert evaluation, user feedback, NVDA screen reader, Google Lighthouse and Siteimprove Accessibility were used in the accessibility assessment among other methods.

This accessibility statement describes the website’s accessibility at the time it was published on 28 January 2020.

Level of accessibility

The accessibility of this website has been tested to meet the WCAG 2.1 level AA criteria. For the most part, this website conforms to all the Success Criteria for levels A and AA.

Non-accessible content

Supporting and complementary content exported from the previous version of the website, such as PDF files, statistics and annual reports, are currently not fully accessible, for example, to screen reader software.

Some of the online services administered by the Geological Survey of Finland (published prior to 29 September 2018) and linked on the website do not yet fully meet the accessibility requirements. However, we will ensure the abovementioned services meet the accessibility requirements by 23 September 2020.

Feedback and contact details

We welcome feedback from the users of, and we are constantly working on improving the accessibility of our website. You can help us improve our service. If you find any deficiencies in accessibility on our website, please let us know via the contact form at:

If you are not satisfied with the answer you receive or we do not respond to you within the following two weeks, you can file a complaint to the Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland. Please visit the Regional State Administrative Agency’s website for more information on how to file a complaint.

Regional State Administrative Agency for Southern Finland
Accessibility supervision unit
phone +358 (0)295 016 000 (switchboard)