The breadcrumbs component helps users to understand where they are within a website’s structure and move between levels.

See GOV.UK breadcrumbs component guidance for:

  • when to use this component
  • when not to use it
  • how it works

Changes from the GOV.UK version

MOD.UK Design System components are closely based on GOV.UK Design System components.

For this component we’ve changed the font.

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