We have identified three groups of harmonised sites:
|Group 1||Group 2||Group 3|
Web information systems
Internal policy websites
By end of 2020, all Commission websites must implement the new design components.
Definition: Permanent websites providing a user-friendly interface to generate, disclose and/or filter large, detailed amounts of data stored in different systems.
Scope: Web information systems follow design principles close to those for core and standardised websites.
Definition: Network websites are websites or platforms set up and managed by the European Commission (as a service provider) to encourage and facilitate interaction among a specific, non-EC target audience.
Scope: Network websites follow design principles close to those for core and standardised sites.
Definition: Websites providing information on internal working methods of the EU institutions, standards and guidelines. Resources for institutions’ employees, partners and service providers.
Scope: Internal policy websites follow design principles close to those for core and standardised sites.
The components available in the Europa Components Library are categorised as follows: