Issues paper

This paper outlines an approach to a new Data Sharing and Release Bill which aims to balance sharing data held by government with appropriate risk management.

Comments and feedback on the paper has now closed.

Read the Issues Paper.

The Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet released the New Australian Government Data Sharing and Release Legislation: Issues paper for consultation on Wednesday, 4 July 2018.

We received 108 submissions in response.

Submissions are only published where the individual or organisation gave their consent for it to be made public.

Read the submissions.