Design and build accessible digital services for Scotland

The Digital Scotland Design System provides static web assets for websites and web applications for the Scottish Government and other Scottish public sector bodies.

The Design System is open source and free to use.

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Best practice guidance and the basic design elements required to build functional and accessible user interfaces.


Components are self-contained parts of a user interface that can be easily lifted and reused, such as a banner, breadcrumbs or button.


Patterns use components to solve common problems and to help users complete a task or process.

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