Create a prototype Getting started - advanced guide

The Prototype Kit runs in Node.js. It is built on the Express framework and uses GOV.UK Frontend.


Node.js LTS version 20.x.x

Create a prototype

  1. Create a new folder for your prototype.

  2. In that folder run:

npx govuk-prototype-kit@latest create

Run the kit

In your terminal run:

npm run dev

Go to localhost:3000 in your browser.