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The Banco de España is committed to making its websites user-friendly for everyone, including those with some form of disability and regardless of the browser context, in accordance with the provisions of Law on Information Society Services and E-CommerceAbre en nueva ventana   

The recent development of the  aims to achieve a double-A ("AA") accessibility level, according to the Guidelines for Accessibility to Web 1.0 ContentsAbre en nueva ventana  established by the W3CAbre en nueva ventana The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is an international association made up of different organisations, personnel and the public in general that work jointly to develop standards aimed at fostering and disseminating good web development practices.

As a general rule, this accessibility statement applies to all pages located within the domain.

This website aims to be user-friendly for everyone in equal conditions, however, should you have any difficulty or wish to make any comment or suggestion, do not hesitate in contacting us by this contact form Abre en nueva ventana.


  • The font sizes are relative, this allows the user to increase or decrease the size of the text in accordance with their viewing needs.
  • The images included on the pages include a brief description of the information they contain. This will help users of screen readers or text-only browsers to better understand an image in a text.
  • The main language of each page has been identified, as well as any change in the natural language of the text, which makes its treatment and understanding easier for users of screen readers and voice synthesisers.
  • The pages have a logical internal structure that allows quick access to content by users who access with a screen reader or browsers such as Opera.
  • The XHTML code and CSSs used comply with the formal grammar approved by the W3CAbre en nueva ventana, aimed at guaranteeing the correct display of the content in different browsers and platforms.
  • The information has been separated from its graphic presentation so that users who wish to do so may browse through the content at a higher speed, should they opt for disabling the style sheet downloads of their navigator.


We recommend a minimum screen resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels. Nonetheless, the font sizes have been defined using relative units in order to allow font size to be increased or decreased from the browser options.

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