Access to PSI – Policy
In relation to access to Public Sector Information (PSI) issues people may be interested in looking at some of the following documents.
In June 2008 the OECD recommended a set of principles for enhanced access to and use of PSI. Australia is a member of the OECD.
The Review of the National Innovation System (Cutler Review) in the Venturous Australia report in late 2008 recommended amongst other things that “Recommendation 7.7 – Australia should establish a National Information Strategy to optimise the flow of information in the Australian economy.” (See Chapter 7 generally)
A comprehensive literature review of access policies and principles has been undertaken by our research group at QUT.
Last Thursday the Victorian Parliament’s EDI Committee released it report titled: Inquiry into Improving Access to Victorian Public Sector Information and Data