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Navigation - Footer

Use the footer to show users they are on an NHS service and to help them find links they expect at the bottom of our pages.

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<footer role="contentinfo">
  <div class="nhsuk-footer" id="nhsuk-footer">
    <div class="nhsuk-width-container">
      <h2 class="nhsuk-u-visually-hidden">Support links</h2>
      <ul class="nhsuk-footer__list">
        <li class="nhsuk-footer__list-item"><a class="nhsuk-footer__list-item-link" href="#">Accessibility statement</a></li>
        <li class="nhsuk-footer__list-item"><a class="nhsuk-footer__list-item-link" href="#">Contact us</a></li>
        <li class="nhsuk-footer__list-item"><a class="nhsuk-footer__list-item-link" href="#">Cookies</a></li>
        <li class="nhsuk-footer__list-item"><a class="nhsuk-footer__list-item-link" href="#">Privacy policy</a></li>
        <li class="nhsuk-footer__list-item"><a class="nhsuk-footer__list-item-link" href="#">Terms and conditions</a></li>
      </ul>

      <p class="nhsuk-footer__copyright">&copy; Crown copyright</p>
    </div>
  </div>
</footer>
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{% from 'footer/macro.njk' import footer %}

{{ footer({
  "links": [
    {
      "URL": "#",
      "label": "Accessibility statement"
    },
    {
      "URL": "#",
      "label": "Contact us"
    },
    {
      "URL": "#",
      "label": "Cookies"
    },
    {
      "URL": "#",
      "label": "Privacy policy"
    },
    {
      "URL": "#",
      "label": "Terms and conditions"
    }
  ]
})}}

Use the footer at the bottom of every page of your service.

Add links to meta information about your service, such as:

  • accessibility
  • contact details
  • cookies
  • privacy policy
  • terms and conditions

Avoid adding lots of links. Keep them to a minimum.

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Updated: January 2019