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Feedback on NAP2 ideas now available

26 March 2019

The Open Government Secretariat have compiled a summary of all the ideas received as part of consultations for Australia's second National Action Plan (NAP2). This summary has been developed in consultation with relevant Government agencies.

Open Government Week Twitter Event - Transcript Now Available

12 April 2019

To celebrate Open Government Week, on 13 March 2018 our two Open Government Forum co-Chairs, Stephanie Foster and Fiona McLeod held a live twitter event where they answered all your questions on Open Government in Australia. Thank you to everyone for their questions and contributions.

Australia's End of Term Self-Assesment Report for NAP1 now finalised

06 March 2019

The End of Term Self-Assessment Report for the first National Action Plan 2016-18 has now been finalised and has been submitted to the global Open Government Partnership.

Outcomes of the Open Government Forum Meeting 14 February 2019

14 February 2019

The new Open Government Forum held its first meeting on 14 February 2019 in Canberra to consider the progress of the National Action Plans and discuss future work of the Forum.

Membership of Australia's next Open Government Forum now finalised

18 December 2018

After an extensive selection process, the membership of Australia's next Open Government Forum has now been finalised. Learn more about the composition of the new Forum as well as the Forum's updated Terms of Reference.

Comment on Australia’s End of Term Self-Assessment Draft Report

04 December 2018

The draft End of Term Self-Assessment Report for Australia’s first National Action Plan is now publicly available.

Developing Australia’s second Open Government National Action Plan 2018-20

02 December 2018

Australia is widely recognised as one of the world’s most democratic and open countries. But we know there is always more to do: we can neither afford to let our hard-won progress slip, nor fail to meet new challenges.

Australia's second National Action Plan 2018-20 now available

21 October 2018

We are excited to announce that the process for finalising Australia's second National Action Plan for 2018-20 is now complete!

Nominations for Australia’s next Open Government Forum now open

17 September 2018

Nominations are now being sought from individuals to fill civil society positions on Australia’s next Open Government Forum (OGF), for the period 2018-20.  Nominations will remain open until Friday 12 October 2018

Outcomes from the Open Government Forum Meeting of 12 July 2018

02 September 2018

The Open Government Forum met on Thursday, 12 July 2018 in Canberra. The meeting focussed on considering the results of the second phase of public consultations and making final recommendations to government for Australia's next Open Government National Action Plan.