News & Updates
The National Data Advisory Council held its second meeting in Melbourne on 26 July 2019.
The Minister for Government Services, Stuart Robert, announced the appointment of Professor Sallie Pearson to the Council. He outlined the critical role he sees public sector data playing, particularly to improve citizens’ experience when dealing with and accessing government services.
The first meeting of the National Data Advisory Council (NDAC) was held in Sydney on 27 March 2019. Minister for Human Services and Digital Transformation, Michael Keenan, gave the welcoming speech and members discussed their ambitions for the NDAC as well as endorsing the terms of reference.
In this blog, the Interim National Data Commissioner, Deborah Anton, shares her thoughts on the importance of ensuring the public service manages data safely.
In August 2018, the Office of the National Data Commissioner (ONDC) hosted Professor Felix Ritchie, the designer and author of the internationally acclaimed ‘five safes’ framework, a set of principles to safely share and manage data.
The Office of the National Data Commissioner is consulting with the general public and interested stakeholders to help us get Australian data reforms right.