The following text was contributed by the Government of Australia. 

On 17 November 2015 the Australian Government launched a public consultation to develop its first national action plan. Please see our OGPau website for more information and progress updates will be added here as required.  


Australia's original Letter of Intent to join OGP is listed below: 



NOTE: On 2 June 2016, the Government of Australia notified the OGP Support Unit that it would not be submitting its national action plan before the 2 July Australian elections.  On 14 October 2016, the government sent a second letter indicating their plan to submit the national action plan before the end of 2016.  More information is available in the attached letter below: