Website Visual Design and Functional Standard

Standard: Establishes clear design and style requirements for WA public sector agency websites to support a “one government” user experience.

This standard together with the Website Style Standard, establish clear design and style standards for WA public sector agencies websites to support a “one government” user experience.

The objectives of this standard are to:

  • assist agencies align to the one government user experience design.
  • ensure WA government websites look and operate consistently in order to improve usability and learnability, and enable a better user experience for users of WA Government websites.
  • simplify the user experience and make government digital services easier to use.

This standard is part of the Digital Services Policy Framework that underpins the Digital Services Policy.

Digital Services Policy Framework

The Digital Services Policy Framework (DSPF) which provides guidance for agencies in the delivery of digital services, including websites. Guidance materials will be added to the DSPF as we progress with the whole of government digital services portal, referred to as ServiceWA (Digital).

Related documents

These documents form part of the Digital Services Policy Framework.



Supporting guidance

Page reviewed 07 February 2019