The Public Sector (Data Sharing) Act 2016 requires the Office for Data Analytics (ODA) to report the nature and scope of data sharing across government.

Below is a brief summary of data sharing agreements for 2019.

Contact ODA for details of data sharing agreements from 2018 and 2017.

2019 Data Sharing Agreements

Data recipientAttorney General’s Department
Data providerSouth Australia Police
Date signedJanuary 2019
Contains personal data-
Data descriptionMulti-agency whole-of-justice data
Public interest/purposeTo provide a holistic picture of whole-of-justice interactions to make better data informed decisions.
Data recipientDepartment of the Premier and Cabinet
Data providerReturn to Work SA
Date signedJanuary 2019
Contains personal data-
Data descriptionInformation on employers registered in the ReturnToWork scheme
Public interest/purposeIntegrating data to identify key trends in South Australian business and labour markets and provide analysis for use in policy development.
Data recipientDepartment of the Premier and Cabinet
Data providerReturn to Work SA
Date signedCommissioner for Children and Young People
Contains personal data-
Data descriptionHandwritten workshop responses
Public interest/purposeOptical character recognition and sentiment analysis to save time transcribing handwriting.