Web accessibility policy

In Niseko Town, the basic policy is to create pages that take into consideration universal design that everyone can easily access and understand how to use, regardless of proficiency of Internet use, presence or absence of disability, age, etc. Maintaining accessibility , We are working to improve.

What is web accessibility?

Web accessibility means that everyone including the elderly and disabled people can use the information and functions provided on the website etc. without problems.

Compliance policy

Based on JIS X 8341-3: 2016, we aim to comply with the grade AA on the Niseko town homepage.
For the purpose of improving web accessibility, we also keep in mind text-oriented information by paying attention to smartphone display and automatic translation function for foreign languages.

This notation method is based on the notation prescribed in the web accessibility infrastructure committee of the Information Communication Access Council "Web Content JIS X 8341-3: 2016 Notation Convention Guideline March 2016".

About multilingual correspondence

In Niseko Town, we use the service of "WOVN.io" (provided by Minimal Technologies, Inc.), and all pages correspond to English, Chinese (Simplified / Traditional), Korean.
With the introduction of this service, it became easier for foreign town residents and tourists to disseminate the information of the town, and it became possible to search on overseas sites (including China) that could not be handled by Google Translate.


The official website of Niseko Town (page starting from https://www.town.niseko.lg.jp/)

Not covered

  • Non-HTML web pages
  • Externally provided services
  • Document files such as PDF, Excel, Word
  • Web pages containing Google Maps and video content

Inquiries regarding information on this page

Planning & Environment Division Public Relations Hearing Association