Department of Industry,
Innovation and Science
The Australian Government is committed to being transparent, accountable and responsive.
The OGP is for governments who want to improve governance and services for their citizens.
To become a member of the OGP, participating countries must:
There are 70 members in the OGP including the United Kingdom, United States, Canada, New Zealand and Australia. The Minister for Finance coordinates Australia’s involvement on behalf of the Prime Minister.
OGP governments publish a national action plan every 2 years. The plans must detail how the government will promote transparency, empower citizens, fight corruption, and harness new technologies to strengthen governance.
Australian Government agencies are responsible for implementing the government’s action plan commitments.
Last updated: 22 June 2018
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