At ThinkTank 2014, the theme was Open Data and Location-based Information and it really is all about location, location, location. Minister for Finance and Services, Dominic Perrottet, launched the Government Location Intelligence Strategy.
"Sharing data allows government agencies to focus on delivering core public services. It encourages innovative solutions to our citizen’s problems."
Message from The Hon. Dominic Perrottet, MP, Minister for Finance and Services
Licensing and AusGOAL
As part of the Open Data Policy, NSW is implementing open access licencing by utilising the AusGOAL Framework. AusGOAL provides a way by which information providers can make appropriate licencing decisions that enable the re-use of data and information in new and innovative ways by the community.