Open Council Data - standards for publishing open council data


Here’s a handy resource for publishing open council data to a standard so is can easily be compared and combined.

Join in the fun at

How to: Open Up Your Council's Data Throughout Australia
How should we choose our datasets for our City data census?

@wmcintosh can you tell us what’s planned for the Open Council Data project?

I see there are many ways for people to participate.


Hi Stephen,
From a council perspective we’re trying to assist other councils to open their data sets to

The second part is to work towards some common data fields to be used. This will make it easier for data to be combined.

At the moment we’re encouraging all councils to get involved and assisting where we can.