The requirement for all Australian Government agencies is that they ensure the information and services are provided in a non-discriminatory accessible manner. The aim is to make government based websites easy to use and accessible.

ASIC Connect has been developed to adhere to the Australian Government standards in respect to accessibility (more specifically the Disability Discrimination Act 1992)

The following areas have been addressed in ASIC Connect which are relevant in complying with the current Australian government set standard of Level A of the
*Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.0:

If you have any difficulty viewing information or you are experiencing problems accessing content on ASIC Connect for any reason, please contact us.


*WCAG 2.0 is a technical standard developed under the Web Accessibility Initiative of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). This standard level is used to determined Australian Government agencies websites compliance.

**ASIC Connect recommend that Internet Explorer Version 6 users upgrade to Version 7 or higher for optimised user experience of ASIC Connect. Although version 6.0 will still allow ASIC Connect to be accessible some users will experience lower performance of the ASIC Connect website as its support and compatitibility with current web standards and 3rd Party software is limited.

You can check your current Explorer browser version by clicking on "Help" in the browser menu and then select "About". The version numbers will show in the popup window.

You can upgrade your Internet Explorer 6 to higher version at the official Windows Microsoft website: