Intergovernmental Agreement on Data Sharing
The was developed by Data and Digital Ministers to commit jurisdictions to share data as a default position where it can be done securely, safely, and lawfully. The IGA was signed by National Cabinet on 9 July 2021.
National Data Sharing Work Program
The IGA is supported by a National Data Sharing Work Program overseen by the Data and Digital Ministers’ Meeting that is reviewed every 6 months. The current Work Program focuses on developing 3 priority data sharing areas:
- Natural Hazards and Emergency Management
- Waste Management
- Road Safety
It is also complemented by data sharing system reform initiatives.
Reviewed 13 September 2021