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Australian Government Public Data Policy Statement
7th December 2015
Australia’s capacity to remain competitive in the digital economy is contingent upon its ability to harness the value of data. Data volumes are growing exponentially and so too is the potential value of this data. Publishing, linking and sharing data can create opportunities that neither government nor business can currently envisage. Publishing appropriately anonymised government data will stimulate innovation and enable economic outcomes.
Final Report of the National Ice Taskforce
6th December 2015
This is the Final Report of the National Ice Taskforce.
Public Sector Data Management Report
3rd December 2015
An internal study commissioned by the Secretary of the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet on how the Australian Public Service manages public sector data.
Australian Government response to the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Indigenous Affairs report: Alcohol, hurting people and harming communities
2nd December 2015
The Committee’s report Alcohol, hurting people and harming communities (the report) was tabled in Parliament on 25 June 2015 and makes 23 recommendations to address the harmful use of alcohol in Indigenous communities. The Government’s response to the report’s recommendations is set out below.
Australian Government response to Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee report: Annual reports (No. 1 of 2015)
14th November 2015
Response to recommendations The Australian Government has considered the recommendation made in the Senate Committee’s report and provides the following response. Recommendation 1 1.40 The committee recommends that the Minister for Indigenous Affairs and the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations review the previous process of incorporating information about the Registrar in the annual report of the portfolio department which supported accountability to the Parliament, and advise the committee...
Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet Annual Report 2014-15
15th October 2015
Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet 2014 - 15 Annual Report
Gender Balance on Australian Government Boards Report 2014-15
Office for Women
8th October 2015
The Gender Balance on Australian Government Boards Report (the Report) is prepared annually by the Australian Government Office for Women, and reports against the Government’s commitment of women holding 40 per cent of Australian Government board positions – known as the gender diversity target.
Candidate Frequently Asked Questions
8th October 2015
PM&C has made a number of changes to the way we attract and assess candidates. The purpose of these changes was to remove barriers in attracting high quality candidates and getting the right people into the right jobs. We also wanted to make the recruitment process easier, more flexible and fit for purpose for both candidates and business areas.
Administrative Arrangements Order made on 30 September 2015
30th September 2015
Includes the summary of amendments document.