SVG has no accessible name Accessibility Checkpoint


SVG elements with graphic role attributes must have an accessible name.


SVG elements with role=img, role=graphics-document or role=graphics-symbol need an accessible name provided by the SVG title element or an ARIA label.

Applicable standards

Note: Section 508 Refresh (2017) checkpoints are equivalent to WCAG 2.0 level A and level AA checkpoints.

Change history

  • 5.36 Jan 2020 Added.

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Rule ID: AccHtmlSvgElementNoName