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.
The draft End of Term Self-Assessment Report for Australia’s first National Action Plan is now publicly available.
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.
We are excited to announce that the process for finalising Australia's second National Action Plan for 2018-20 is now complete!
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.
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.
The Open Government Forum will meet Thursday, 12 July 2018 in Canberra to consider the results of the second phase of public consultations and finalise recommendations to government for Australia's next Open Government National Action Plan.
The Open Government Forum met on Thursday 14 June 2018 in Canberra. The meeting focussed on further considering, developing and refining the draft commitments for Australia's second Open Government National Action Plan.
Minutes of the meeting are available below.
Our next Open Government Partnership National Action Plan is about making government more transparent, accountable and engaging.
Consultations on the finalisation of Australia’s Open Government Plan 2018-20 will be underway soon. We’ll release the full draft Plan for comment on 25 June.