This tool provides minimum guidelines for procurement of accessible ICT products and services, including hardware, software and web or mobile applications. It is provided in a general form, respecting the different procurement regulations and policies in member States.
The tool is divided into two parts. The first part (step 2) lists required criteria by ICT products to meet accessibility needs for persons with different functional disabilities, with or without assistive technologies. ICT products in the first part include closed functionality products, two-way voice communication, products with video capability, and generic hardware requirements. The second part (step 3) maps the EN 301 549 V3.1.1 requirements (websites, non-web document, open or closed functionality software, authoring tools, product and support docs) with criteria from the Websites Minimum Critical Criteria Tool.