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Publish agency data (Data Portal)

What is the Data Portal?

The Data Portal is data.qld.gov.au, a site for publishing Queensland Government data under an open licence. (See case studies showing how open data has benefitted Queensland communities.)

Data can be aggregated into sets, for example, ‘Active mobile speed camera sites.’

Users can filter data by:

  • publishing organisation
  • category, for example, ‘maps and geospatial’
  • tags, for example, ‘finance’ or ‘science.’

Employees who have determined that their data belongs on the portal need to request publishing access, and follow publishing standards to ensure that data has appropriate metadata.

What to publish on the Data Portal

Need to know whether to publish your data on the Queensland Government Publications Portal? Check the open data strategy for your department or statutory body.

Tools

See standards and guidelines for authors publishing to the Portal.

Who can publish on the Portal

Your agency may already have a Data Portal representative who can publish your data for you or train you to do it. Contact your web team to find your agency representative.

If you need to become a publisher, get the form to apply for publishing access on the Queensland Government Publications Portal.

Contact

Get in touch with the Data Portal team.