Data Sharing and Release Reforms

The Australian Government has committed to reforming data governance to better realise the economic and social benefits of increased data use, while maintaining public trust and confidence in the system.

More information on the Data Sharing and Release Reforms is available.

On 4 July 2018, the Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Digital Transformation released an Issues Paper on new Data Sharing and Release Legislation, seeking public comment. To review and comment on the Issues Paper, please visit the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet website.