When will the European Accessibility Act take effect?

A picture of the EU flagThe European Union published the European Accessibility Act in 2019.

Three years later, by the end of June 2025, those requirements must be implemented in the products and services being sold in the EU (See timeline below).

EAA timeline

7 June 2019

The European Union publishes the European Accessibility Act (EAA).

28 June 2022

The deadline for the EAA to become law in EU member states.

28 June 2025

EU member states must apply and enforce the measures contained with the EAA.

28 June 2030

The final deadline for compliance with EAA for service providers whose facilities were already lawfully in use by 28 June 2025.