DSB | End of Week Wrap Up | 23rd of April

Dear Consumer Data Right participants and other interested parties,

Happy Friday all, here is the end of the week update for the Consumer Data Standards.

News and Announcements

Latest Standards, Consumer Experience, tooling and Consumer Data Right announcements.

Version 1.8.0 of the Consumer Data Standards

The current published version of the Consumer Data Standards is 1.8.0. The changes included can be viewed here: https://consumerdatastandardsaustralia.github.io/standards/includes/releasenotes/releasenotes.1.8.0.html#v1-8-0-release-notes

Draft for Consumer Data Standards Version 1.9.0

The draft changes for Version 1.9.0 are being prepared, you can view the proposed changes on the Project Board: https://github.com/orgs/ConsumerDataStandardsAustralia/projects/11

New version of Consumer Data Right Register Design Reference published

On the 22nd of April 2021, the ACCC published v1.4.0 of the Consumer Data Right Register Design Reference. These changes include documentation clarifications on the design, as well as recommendations on certificate management in the ecosystem. More details can be found in the release notes.

Java Artefacts Updated

The Java Artefacts have been updated to align with Version 1.8.0 of the Consumer Data Standards.

View the release: https://github.com/ConsumerDataStandardsAustralia/java-artefacts/releases/tag/cds-java-artefacts-1.8.0

Release plan

A number of changes for the Consumer Data Standards are approved or close to approval. The following release plan provides an upcoming view of the changes to be released:

  • Version 1.9.0
    • Scope: Maintenance Iteration 6 changes
    • ETA: Targeting late April 2021
  • Version 1.10.0
    • Scope: Enhanced Error Handling pending final community feedback and Data Standards Chair approval
    • ETA: Targeting early May.
  • Version 1.10.0+
    •  Priority changes for release will include: Enhanced NPP service overlay support and any changes to address the v2 rules changes.
      • ETA: Targeting end of May / early June subject to consultation.

Maintenance Iteration 6

The 6th Maintenance Iteration has wrapped up, with only the retrospective review remaining.

You can find the consultation for the changes included Maintenance Iteration 6:

Maintenance Iteration 7

The schedule for the maintenance iteration is:
Phase 1: Kick-off & Backlog Grooming – 28th of April 2021 commencement. 2 weeks duration
Phase 2: Consultation – 12th of May 2021 commencement. 4 weeks duration
Phase 3: Approvals and Documentation – 9th of June 2021 commencement. 2 weeks duration
Retrospective: 23rd  of June 2021

OIDF Workshops for April and May 2021

We are pleased to announce the upcoming workshop series with the OpenID Foundation from late April through to early May 2021.

OIDF & DSB | Technical Workshop & the Consumer Data Standards
Date: 4th of May 2021
Time: 3:00PM – 4:30PM AEST
Registration: https://consumerdatastandards.gov.au/event/oidf-dsb-technical-workshop-the-consumer-data-standards/

Articles of the week

A new segment for the weekly newsletter. Our most viewed and voted articles for the week (unchanged since last) are:

Decision Proposals and Noting Papers

A list of the current open Decision Proposals:

Cross Sectors

Banking Sector

  • None at the moment.

Energy Sector

  • None at the moment.

Noting Papers

Please be aware of a number of Noting Papers available for review on the Consumer Data Standards GitHub repository.

  • None at the moment.

Workshops and Events

Find all our events here: https://consumerdatastandards.gov.au/events/

OIDF & DSB | Technical Workshop & the Consumer Data Standards
Date: 4th of May 2021
Time: 3:00PM – 4:30PM AEST
Registration: https://consumerdatastandards.gov.au/event/oidf-dsb-technical-workshop-the-consumer-data-standards/

DSB | Energy | Draft Standards API Feedback
Date: 11th of May 2021
Time: 1:00PM – 5:00PM AEDT
Registration: https://consumerdatastandards.gov.au/event/dsb-energy-draft-standards-api-feedback/

CDR Implementation Call

Regularly held on a weekly basis and enables all community members access to subject matter experts from the ACCC and Data Standards Body. If you would like an invitation please reach out to contact@consumerdatastandards.gov.au

6th Maintenance Iteration

The 6th Maintenance Iteration is underway, you can find out more about the phases and scope of the Maintenance Iterations here: https://github.com/ConsumerDataStandardsAustralia/standards-maintenance. If you would like an invite please reach out to contact@consumerdatastandards.gov.au

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Best regards,
The Data Standards Body