The Australian Government coat of Arms

Communities of practice

Communities of practice

Government API documentation and standards - prior work in Australian jurisdictions


#1

Noting prior work in this space, the following could be useful background reading for newcomers to this community:


#2

Thanks @gordon.grace

We’re also working on a Digital Exchange Playbook to help anyone who is new to the whole api / data exchange concept and is looking for help on things like:

  • working out a governance model
  • choosing technologies
  • making decisions collaboratively

#3

I’m not sure if the DTA specifically had APIs in mind when they were creating the Digital Service Standard, but Criterion 7. Use open standards and common platforms seems applicable.


#4

Using common platforms is good.
Building reusable platforms is better :wink: