WCAG 2 Translations

Types of Translations

Two types of translations are listed on this page:

WCAG 2.1 Completed and Planned Translations

Language Translations available Notes and e-mail notifications
Chinese (Simplified and Traditional) Simplified Chinese Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.1 completed Unofficial translation — notification of draft Traditional Chinese unofficial translation of WCAG 2.1 (30 May 2019)
Finnish Authorized Translation — notification of intent for Finnish Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.1 (11 June 2019)
French Authorized Translation — notification of intent for French Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.1 (13 June 2018)
Danish Danish Candidate Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.1 Authorized Translation — Review Period for Danish Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.1 (9 September 2019)
Dutch   Authorized Translation — notification of intent for Dutch Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.1 (19 May 2019)
Italian Italian Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.1 completed
Portuguese (Brazilian and European)
Slovak Authorized Translation — notification of intent for Slovak Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.1 (27 June 2018)
Spanish Unofficial translation — notification of intent for Spanish unofficial translation of WCAG 2.1 (12 April 2019)

WCAG 2.0 Completed and Planned Translations

Language Translations available Notes and e-mail notifications
Arabic Arabic Candidate Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 Review — notification of review of Arabic Candidate Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 (11 April 2013)
Authorized Translation — notification of intent for Arabic Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 (12 September 2010)
Belarusian Belarusian unofficial translation of WCAG 2.0 completed -
Catalan Catalan Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 completed -
Chinese (Simplified) Simplified Chinese Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 completed -
Croatian - Unofficial translation — notification of intent for Croatian unofficial translation of WCAG 2.0 (20 November 2009)
Czech - Authorized Translation — launch of Czech Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 (15 October 2010)
Danish Danish Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 completed -
Dutch Dutch Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 completed -
Estonian Estonian Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 completed -
Finnish Finnish Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 completed -
French
German German Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 completed German unofficial translations of other WCAG 2.0 documents
Hebrew Hebrew unofficial translation of WCAG 2.0 completed -
Hindi - Authorized Translation — notification of intent for Hindi Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 (21 May 2009)
Hungarian Hungarian unofficial translation of WCAG 2.0 completed -
Italian Italian Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 completed -
Japanese Japanese unofficial translation of WCAG 2.0 completed Authorized Translation — notification of intent for Japanese Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 (22 March 2009)
Korean Korean unofficial translation of WCAG 2.0 completed Authorized Translation — notification of intent for Korean Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 (30 January 2009)
Lithuanian Unofficial translation — notification of intent for Lithuanian unofficial translation of WCAG 2.0 (6 September 2011)
Macedonian - Authorized Translation — notification of intent for Macedonian Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0
Norwegian Norwegian Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 completed -
Polish Polish Candidate Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 Review — notification of review of Polish Candidate Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 (03 June 2013)
Authorized Translation — notification of intent for Polish Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 (8 March 2010)
Portuguese (Brazilian and European)
Romanian - Unofficial translation — notification of intent for Romanian unofficial translation of WCAG 2.0 (20 January 2010)
Russian Russian Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 completed -
Spanish Spanish Candidate Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0
Swedish Swedish Authorized Translation of WCAG 2.0 completed -

More Information

For information on WCAG, see the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) Overview.

For other translations lists, see:

For information on translating W3C documents, see:

Note: If you are interested in translating a specific document, you should announce it (as instructed in the links above) to facilitate collaboration and to avoid duplication of effort.

For additional information about WCAG translations, contact Shadi Abou-Zahra shadi@w3.org.

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