DSB | End of Week Wrap Up | 29th of October

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.


Candidate Energy Standards

A quick note for Versions 1.13.0 and 1.14.0: The energy sector endpoints are currently considered non-binding. This status will be changed by a decision of the Data Standards Body Chair after the Consumer Data Right rules relating to the Energy sector are finalised.


Version 1.14.0

Version 1.14.0 of the Consumer Data Standards is published. The latest version includes:

  • High Level Standards: The scopes for the energy data clusters have been added
  • API End Points: The endpoints and payloads for the energy sector have been incorporated. This endpoints and payloads have been defined in the following decision proposals: Decision 190 - Candidate Generic Tariff End Points, Decision 194 - Candidate NMI Standing Data End Points, Decision 195 - Candidate Usage End Points, Decision 196 - Candidate DER End Points, Decision 197 - Candidate Account End Points, Decision 198 - Candidate Billing & Invoicing End Points
  • Consumer Experience: Incorporation of the Data Language standards for the energy sector according to Decision 213 - CX Standards - Energy Data Language

View the change log: https://consumerdatastandardsaustralia.github.io/standards/includes/releasenotes/releasenotes.1.14.0.html#v1-14-0-release-notes


Java Artefacts v1.12.0

The Data Standards Body team are pleased to announce the release of the version 1.12.0 of the Consumer Data Standards support for the Java Artefact suite.

The update includes the following changes:

  • Alignment of the Java Artefacts with Version 1.12.0 of the Consumer Data Standards
  • Upgraded Bouncy Castle

Link: https://github.com/ConsumerDataStandardsAustralia/java-artefacts/releases/tag/cds-java-artefacts-1.12.0


Decisions Made

This week there was one decision made from the Data Standards Body Chair:


9th Maintenance Iteration

The 9th Maintenance Iteration has been extended to the 1st of December 2021. Invitations and calls have been updated and distributed.

See Decision Proposal 212 for updates on the dates: https://github.com/ConsumerDataStandardsAustralia/standards/issues/212#issuecomment-914717437  


10th Maintenance Iteration

The date for the 10th Maintenance Iteration to commence is the 16th of February 2022. Invitations and dial details will be sent out in the coming weeks.


Data Standards Body v1.13.0 Video

During the CDR Implementation Call on the 21st of October 2021 the Data Standards Body previewed and explained the changes made in v1.13.0 of the Consumer Data Standards. As planned the DSB recorded and uploaded the video on the DSB YouTube Channel.

Link: https://youtu.be/kJG5sHXuAFU


End of Year for the CDR Implementation Call

It's been a phenomenal year on the CDR Implementation Call and as the year comes to a close we wanted to check-in with the Community on when we'd like to pause in 2021 and reconvene in 2022. 

Survey: https://app.sli.do/event/hoezhpcx/embed/polls/1788daf1-b0f8-4218-8072-762f7174c657

The survey will remain open until the 12th of November 2021


Next weeks To-Do

Coming up next week to keep the CDR Community on top of events, consultations closing and working groups:

  • 9th Maintenance Iteration Call on Wednesday 3rd of November 2021
  • CDR Implementation Call on Thursday 4th of November 2021


Release Schedule

The planned release schedule for the Consumer Data Standards

  • v1.14.0: (Today) Candidate Energy standards 
  • v1.14.0+ Undefined at this stage


Articles of the week

Our most viewed and voted articles for the week are (unchanged from last week):

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/

No workshops planned.

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

Maintenance Iterations

The 9th 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