GSA Government-wide Section 508 Accessibility Program

Buy Accessible Technology

Ensuring accessibility of IT purchases is generally a shared responsibility between the Requiring Authority and the Contracting Office throughout the acquisition process. To ensure compliance, follow these steps: determine how Section 508 applies, identify relevant accessibility requirements, conduct market research, develop solicitation language, evaluate proposals, inspect and accept deliverables.

Accessibility Requirement Tool

Accessibility Requirements Tool

The Accessibility Requirements Tool (ART) can help you determine if/how Section 508 requirements apply to the purchase of IT products and services.

Accessibility Requirement Tool

Revised 508 Standards Refresh Toolkit

Review Procurement guidance and learn how to purchase IT products and services that comply with the Revised 508 Standards