Data sharing and analytics

The Office of Digital Government is responsible for building data sharing and analytics capabilities within the public sector to underpin good policy development and better targeted service delivery.

WA Digital Strategy

The Office of Digital Government (DGov) is working to develop strategies that will build the sector's data sharing and analytics capabilities. DGov is reviewing the WA Digital Strategy 2016-2020, which will include a focus on data protection, sharing and analytics.

Australian Data and Digital Council

The Office of Digital Government represents WA on the Australian Data and Digital Council’s Data Sharing and Analytics Working Group. The Working Group is identifying analytical questions and associated data sharing requirements to support COVID-19 response and recovery. Establishing an evidence-based understanding of emerging issues across jurisdictions will enable all governments to better work together to improve Australia’s COVID-19 recovery and response.

Western Australian Information Classification Policy

The WA Government launched the Western Australian Information Classification Policy in August 2020.

The Policy provides a common language for agencies to identify risks and apply appropriate security controls to protect, store and share their information assets.

Page reviewed 5 November 2020