Compliance Deputy

 What is Compliance Deputy?

Compliance Deputy is an on-demand, browser-based solution that allows developers and content creators to evaluate and repair accessibility errors before publishing them. Compliance Deputy was developed by Cyxtera in collaboration with the CSU ATI and the Universal Design Center (UDC). It measures compliance using the Compliance Sheriff - CSU Checkpoint Group (xlsx) File and the UDC Web Accessibility Criteria. It works best in the Chrome browser. 

 Compliance Deputy User Guide

Compliance Deputy V5.1 Quick Guide (PDF) PDF icon

Compliance Deputy V5.1 Installation and User Guide (PDF) PDF icon

 Compliance Deputy Installation

At this time Google Chrome is providing the best support and functionality for Compliance Deputy tool. The vendor is working on providing the full support and functionality on other browsers as well.


  • For all Chrome clients, this is installed through the Chrome Web Store.
  • Go to the Chrome Web Store and search for "Compliance Deputy" and then select "Add to Chrome" button to install.

Compliance Deputy Configuration file

After installing the Deputy toolbar, extract the "ComplianceDeputy-1-28-21.config" file from the "Compliance Deputy Configuration" zip folder and load it in your Deputy toolbar, using the "Load Configuration" menu within the toolbar.