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Stubenring 1
1010 Vienna
Tel. +43 1 71100 – 0
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of Communications and Service
Stubenring 1
1010 Vienna
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  • The Ministry of Social Affairs endeavours to offer its information materials, publications and similar items in a way which is as accessible as possible. For this reason, since 1 January 2016 all newly-created PDF files on the website are published to the PDF/UA standard in order to fulfil the requirements of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.1. However, we cannot fully guarantee adherence to this standard for documents which were published before this period. If you should require a document which is currently not offered in an accessible version, we would be pleased to create a reworked version for you upon request.

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last update: 29 January 2020