Rules by Rule Scope

Website

Rule ID Summary Level Conformance SC Result Values
Help 1 Consistent ordering of help AA Required 3.2.6 MC
Landmark 3 navigation landmark: at least one A Required 2.4.1 F P H

Page

Rule ID Summary Level Conformance SC Result Values
Audio 2 Audio Control A Required 1.4.2 MC
Authorization 1 Accessible Authorization (Minimum) AA Required 3.3.8 MC
Bypass 1 Skip to main content link A Required 2.4.1 F MC P
Color 2 Use of color A Required 1.4.1 MC
Error 4 Prevent errors AA Required 3.3.4 MC H
Heading 1 Page should have h1 element A Recommended 2.4.1 F P H
Heading 5 Headings must be properly nested A Recommended 1.3.1 F MC P H
Keyboard 2 Sequential tab order of focusable elements must be meaningful A Required 2.4.3 MC P H
Keyboard 5 Focus must be discernible AA Required 2.4.7 MC H
Keyboard 7 Content on Hover or Focus AA Required 1.4.13 MC
Keyboard 8 Focus Order A Required 2.4.3 MC
Keyboard 9 Focus is not obscured (Minimum) AA Required 2.4.11 MC
Landmark 1 main landmark: at least one A Required 2.4.1 F P H
Landmark 4 banner landmark: identifies branding content A Required 2.4.1 MC P H
Landmark 5 banner landmark: no more than one A Required 2.4.1 F P H
Landmark 6 contentinfo landmark: identifies admin content A Required 2.4.1 MC P H
Landmark 7 contentinfo landmark: no more than one A Required 2.4.1 F P H
Language 1 Page must use language code A Required 3.1.1 F P
Language 2 Identify language changes AA Required 3.1.2 F MC P H
Layout 1 Layout tables must have meaningful sequence A Required 1.3.2 MC P H
Layout 4 Do not restrict view or operation. AA Required 1.3.4 MC
List 1 Use semantic markup for lists A Required 1.3.1 MC H
Live 1 Live regions for status and error messages AA Required 4.1.3 MC H
Motion 1 Motion Actuation A Required 2.5.4 MC
Pointer 1 Pointer Gestures A Required 2.5.1 MC
Pointer 2 Pointer Cancellation A Required 2.5.2 MC
Pointer 3 Dragging Movements AA Required 2.5.7 MC
Resize 1 Resize text content AA Required 1.4.4 MC
Resize 2 Support small screen dimensions AA Required 1.4.10 MC
Sensory 1 Not only shape, size and location A Required 1.3.3 MC
Shortcut 1 Character Key Shortcuts A Required 2.1.4 MC
Spacing 1 Text Spacing AA Required 1.4.12 MC
Title 1 title must identify website and page A Required 2.4.2 F MC
Title 2 h1 must match part of the title A Required 2.4.2 F MC P H
Timing 1 Control time limits A Required 2.2.1 MC
Timing 2 Control moving, blinking or auto-updating content A Required 2.2.2 MC H
Timing 3 Flashing limits A Required 2.3.1 MC H

Element

Rule ID Summary Level Conformance SC Result Values
Audio 1 Audio-only (Prerecorded) A Required 1.2.1 F MC P H
Color 1 Color contrast of text: Minimum AA Required 1.4.3 F MC P H
Color 3 Color contrast of text: Enhanced AAA Recommended 1.4.6 F MC P H
Color 4 Color contrast of user interface controls AA Required 1.4.11 MC H
Color 5 Color contrast of graphics AA Required 1.4.11 MC H
Error 1 Using aria-invalid to identify the validity of control values. A Required 3.3.1 F MC P H
Error 2 Using aria-required to identify required form controls and widgets AA Required 3.3.3 F P H
Error 3 Error correction suggestions AA Required 3.3.3 MC H
Frame 1 frame must have accessible name A Required 2.4.1 F MC P H
Frame 2 iframe must have accessible name A Required 2.4.1 F MC P H
Control 1 Form controls must have labels A Required 3.3.2 F P H
Control 2 Image button must have alt. content A Required 3.3.2 F P H
Control 3 Radio buttons must have grouping label A Required 3.3.2 F P H
Control 4 buttons should have text content A Recommended 3.3.2 F MC P H
Control 5 id must be unique A Required 4.1.1 F P
Control 6 label must reference control A Required 3.3.2 F MC P H
Control 7 label must have content A Required 3.3.2 F MC P H
Control 8 fieldset must have one legend A Required 3.3.2 F P H
Control 9 Verify title is the label. A Required 3.3.2 MC H
Control 10 Accessible name must be unique AA Required 2.4.6 F MC P H
Control 11 Submit and reset button labels must be unique AA Required 2.4.6 F P H
Control 12 Forms submitted using buttons A Required 3.2.2 F MC P H
Control 13 name attribute supports auto fill AA Required 1.3.5 MC P H
Control 14 Use native HTML attributes when available A Required 4.1.2 F MC H
Control 15 Label in name for controls A Required 2.5.3 MC H
Control 16 Redundant Entry A Required 3.3.7 MC P H
Control 17 Avoid label encapsulation A Required 3.3.2 F P H
Heading 2 h1 should be in main or banner landmark AA Recommended 2.4.6 F P H
Heading 3 Sibling headings should be unique AA Recommended 2.4.6 F P H
Heading 6 Headings should have text content A Recommended 1.3.1 F P H
Heading 7 First landmark heading h2 A Recommended 1.3.1 F P H
HTML 1 Replace marquee elements A Required 2.3.1 F H
Image 1 Images must have alt text A Required 1.1.1 F P H
Image 2 Alt text must summarize purpose A Required 1.1.1 MC H
Image 3 Alt text must not include filename A Required 1.1.1 F P H
Image 4 Alt text no more than 100 characters A Required 1.1.1 MC P H
Image 5 Image is decorative A Required 1.1.1 MC H
Image 6 Long description for complex images A Required 1.1.1 F MC H
Image 7 Use MathJax for mathematical expressions A Required 1.1.1 MC H
Image 8 Images of text AA Required 1.4.5 MC H
Keyboard 1 ARIA widget keyboard support A Required 2.1.1 MC H
Keyboard 3 No keyboard trap A Required 2.1.2 MC H
Keyboard 4 Avoid tabindex > 0 A Required 2.1.2 MC H
Keyboard 6 select must not change context A Required 3.2.2 MC H
Landmark 2 All content must be contained in landmarks A Required 1.3.1 F MC P H
Landmark 8 banner landmark: must be top-level A Recommended 1.3.1 F P H
Landmark 9 banner landmark: restrictions A Required 1.3.1 F P H
Landmark 10 navigation landmark: restrictions A Required 1.3.1 F P H
Landmark 11 main landmark: must be top-level A Required 1.3.1 F P H
Landmark 12 contentinfo landmark: must be top-level A Required 1.3.1 F P H
Landmark 13 contentinfo landmark: restrictions A Required 1.3.1 F P H
Landmark 14 search landmark: restrictions A Required 1.3.1 F P H
Landmark 15 form landmark: restrictions A Required 1.3.1 F P H
Landmark 16 region landmark must have accessible name A Required 1.3.1 MC P H
Landmark 17 Landmarks must be uniquely identifiable A Required 1.3.1 F P H
Landmark 18 Landmarks must identify content regions A Required 1.3.1 MC H
Landmark 19 complementary landmark: must be top level A Recommended 1.3.1 F P H
Layout 2 Do not nest layout tables A Required 1.3.2 F P H
Layout 3 aria-flowto changes reading order A Required 1.3.2 MC H
List 2 Provide list labels when appropriate AA Required 2.4.6 MC H
Order 1 Reading order: CSS positioning A Required 1.3.2 MC H
Shortcut 2 Avoid using accesskey for shortcuts A Required 2.1.4 MC H
Table 1 Data cells must have row/column headers A Required 1.3.1 F MC P H
Table 2 Data tables must have name AA Required 2.4.6 F P H
Table 3 Data tables may have description A Required 1.3.1 MC P H
Table 4 Data tables should have unique names A Required 1.3.1 F P H
Table 5 Identify table markup as data or layout A Required 1.3.1 F MC P H
Table 6 Header cells should be th elements A Recommended 1.3.1 F P H
Table 7 Data cells must use headers attribute A Required 1.3.1 F P H
Table 8 Name must be different than description A Required 1.3.1 F MC P H
Target Size 1 Author sizing of links (Minimum) AA Required 2.5.8 F P H
Target Size 2 Author sizing of links (Enhanced) AAA Recommended 2.5.5 F P H
Target Size 3 Button target size (Minimum) AA Required 2.5.8 F P H
Target Size 4 Button target size (Enhanced) AAA Recommended 2.5.5 F P H
Target Size 5 Radio button and checkbox target size (Minimum) AA Required 2.5.8 F P H
Target Size 6 Radio button and checkbox target size (Enhanced) AAA Recommended 2.5.5 F P H
Video 1 Video-only (Prerecorded) A Required 1.2.1 MC P H
Video 2 Captions (Prerecorded) A Required 1.2.2 MC P H
Video 3 Audio Description or Media Alternative (Prerecorded) A Required 1.2.3 MC P H
Video 4 Captions (Live) AA Required 1.2.4 MC P H
Video 5 Audio Description (Prerecorded) AA Required 1.2.5 MC P H
Widget 1 Accessible name is required A Required 4.1.2 F MC P H
Widget 2 onClick event handlers must have widget role A Required 4.1.2 F MC P H
Widget 3 role must be valid A Required 4.1.2 F MC P H
Widget 4 Values must be valid A Required 4.1.2 F P H
Widget 5 Attributes that start with aria- must be defined. A Required 4.1.2 F P H
Widget 6 Widgets must set properties A Required 4.1.2 F P H
Widget 7 Widgets must have owned elements A Required 4.1.2 F MC P H
Widget 8 Role must have parent A Required 4.1.2 F P H
Widget 9 Only one owner A Required 4.1.2 F P
Widget 10 Value in range A Required 4.1.2 F P H
Widget 11 Verify aria-valuetext value. A Required 4.1.2 F MC H
Widget 12 Accessible name is descriptive AA Required 2.4.6 F MC H
Widget 13 Role does not support accessible name. A Required 4.1.2 F H
Widget 14 Unsupported and deprecated ARIA attributes. A Required 4.1.1 F H
Widget 15 Closed shadow DOM requires manual check. A Required 2.1.1 MC H