DSB | End of Week Wrap Up | 11th of June 2021

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.

Updated CDR Privacy Safeguard Guidelines

The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) has published updates to the CDR Privacy Safeguard Guidelines to reflect amendments to the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 and the CDR Rules. The Privacy Safeguard Guidelines outline how the Information Commissioner will interpret and apply the privacy safeguards. The updated guidelines reflect changes to:

  • when certain privacy safeguards apply
  • consent, such as allowing for consent to be amended and the different categories of consent
  • the transfer of CDR data between accredited persons
  • new permitted uses and disclosures, such as general research using de-identified data
  • the collection of CDR data by accredited outsourced service providers.

Release Plan

The following release plan provides an upcoming view of the changes to be released:

  • v1.11.0 Changes arising from DP160 and DP187, targeting pre-July
    • DP160 (consultation closed)
      • Updates to unavailable account standard for non-individuals, partnerships, secondary users
      • Secondary user instruction withdrawal standard
    • DP187 (consultation closing 18 June)
      • Disclosure consent standard
      • Update to ADR consent standard
      • Disclosure consent withdrawal standard
  • Beyond v1.11.0: Priority changes for release will include enhanced NPP service overlay support and maintenance iteration 7 changes. Targeting July subject to consultation.

Maintenance Iteration 7

The 7th Maintenance Iteration continues this week with the fortnightly catch-up. The last meet on the 10th of June 2021 outlined the planned scope and priority for the requested items.

Agenda: https://github.com/ConsumerDataStandardsAustralia/standards/wiki/DSB-Maintenance-Iteration-7:-Agenda-&-Meeting-Notes-(10th-June-2021)

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:

Energy Sector

Cross Sectors

Banking 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/

Planning underway.

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

7th Maintenance Iteration

The 7th 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