What is Metadata and Semantics?
Metadata and Semantics is the process of managing standardised descriptions of the metadata of data to enable understanding of context of the data for future use and to enable data to be shared within and between agencies more effectively.
Transform the data into a meaningful resource. Example government can harness the Centrelink payment data which would enable the policy makers to design the relevant policies.
Collaborate with the private and research sectors to extend the value of public data for the benefit of the Australian public.
Optimise the use and reuse of public data
Release non-sensitive data as open by default, using the Standard