Your role ~ The advocate for the customer, ensuring they’re always represented and that your design solutions balance customer needs and desires with business viability and technical feasibility.
use the tools
get up and running quickly and efficiently
Download the techniques to engage with our customers and learn as much as you can.
Collaborate for quality
Find out how to plan and establish a collaborative approach to your project.
Lean startup tools
Use them to focus on problems, solutions, key metrics and competitive advantages.
Read about how some of your most important requirements are the things you can’t see.
GUI Dev starter pack
View our front end development environment that aligns with the elements in the GUI.
Create a styleguide to reduce errors, time to refactore and the need to rebuild.
Read about our UI icon library. How to use icons, when to use icons and… when not to use icons.
Sketch UI Kit
Download these design assets to help you create high quality, consistent digital experiences.
Read about the typography system. Why we’ve done it, how it works and why you should use it.
Download these insights to inform your work about your customer’s behaviours, attitudes and needs.
GEL is a systematic design approach with a multi-brand responsive framework, it’s the Group’s ‘single source of truth’. It underpins our Customer Centric Design Methodology and helps to comprehensively deliver the Westpac, St George, Bank SA and Bank of Melbourne brands consistently with quality across every digital user interface. Most importantly, its tools are accessible and digestible, helping you and your teams deliver consistent, high quality outcomes, and with much less effort.
reduce effort for a better outcome
Our design systems play an important role in achieving quality, consistency and efficiency across all our brands user interfaces.
We’re constantly building and refining these systems to cater for the ever changing digital brand landscape.
These systems also allow us to quickly implement new front end technologies into our projects.
Being able to react efficiently and effectively to change means our digital products and services will always utilise bleeding edge technology. This will enable us to continually design and build high quality products and services for our customers.
It’s important to understand these systems. They’ll help you design and build coherent, consistent user journeys while maintaining strong brand alignment.
We’re constantly building and refining these systems to cater for the ever-changing digital brand landscape.
As well as being a tool to inform developers, the GUIs work as a coded visual style guide for our designers. They are the single source of truth for the digital brand as well as a representation of the common elements used in digital interfaces. View the GUIs
In today’s digital world responsive design is simply best practice. We’ve created a responsive grid – along with a library of templates to help you design for multiple screen sizes. The responsive grid is a powerful system. It’s difficult to master but crucial if your design has to be responsive. More about the grid
axure UI kit
Our wireframing UI Kit has been created using Axure. It contains all the elements you will find in the GUIs and lots of re-usable patterns and components sized to match the responsive views. Using these tools will save design time and have you thinking with a design system mindset from the get-go. More about the Axure UI Kit