We offer you two ways to help you publish your web content. You can have a website on vic.gov.au or a custom website.
1. A website on vic.gov.au
Ideal for most Victorian Government content.
Join the majority of Victorian Government content on a powerful and cost-effective centralised platform.
- ideal for most Victorian Government content
- rapid delivery
- uses the citizen-tested and recognised vic.gov.au brand
- leverages common infrastructure, services, and features
- publisher training.
- a uniform user experience that aligns with other content and improved discoverability through search results on vic.gov.au and search engines
- saves you money through shared resources and infrastructure
- removes the IT burden from you.
Example use cases
A department/agency that:
- may have a limited IT budget and wants to be cost-efficient
- is operating a campaign or short-term project
- needs standard publishing features
- prefers not to handle extensive IT management and procurement overheads
- regularly communicates standard public announcements.
Who is using vic.gov.au?
2. Your own custom website
Where vic.gov.au doesn’t meet your needs - establish your own distinct identity with enhanced customisation, branding, and control over your data.
Suitable for when you have specific organisational needs, or have mature digital service capabilities.
- customised design flexibility
- greater control over data collection, storage, and handling
- you can choose whether we manage the technology and hosting, you manage it, or you have a vendor manage it for you
- publisher training and developer docs.
- reflect your approved brand's style
- manage your sensitive data
- greater control and overall management of the platform.
Example use cases
A department/agency that may:
- need to retain independence but still take advantage of proximity to other Victorian Government content
- seeks a tailored digital solution specific to its needs
- manages highly sensitive data
- has authorised requirements for custom design.
Who has a custom website?
Departments such as Department of Health.