Use this guidance to design great services in Defence. You can find general guidance on GOV.UK.

Start with simple designs

  • Check existing patterns
  • Use the correct styles
  • Use official images and videos

Make decisions based on evidence

  • Design with data in Defence
  • Reuse and share data
  • Get the right people on your team

Design for safety

  • Consider safety from the start
  • Test in real or simulated environments
  • Make it easy to report issues

Naming services in Defence

  • Start with the GOV.UK approach
  • Acronyms in service names
  • Example service names