Share data and support data analytics

This activity will look at how to improve data sharing and data analytics, to support the work on reducing foodborne illness.

Activity type:
Priority: reduce foodborne illness


Identify what arrangements need to be set up to:

  • facilitate data sharing
  • support data analytics.

This activity supports Australia’s Foodborne Illness Reduction Strategy 2018-2021+.


As part of the Implementation Subcommittee for Food Regulation (ISFR) Data Analytics Working Group, the leads for this activity are:


The food ministers agreed at their June 2018 meeting to the ISFR's involvement in activities to support the foodborne illness reduction strategy.


Work is underway to develop a plan for further stakeholder engagement.

We are also working with OzFoodNet to summarise foodborne illness trend data.

Completed work

This activity developed:

  • principles to guide data sharing
  • a document showing how the principles can address the challenges and barriers to data sharing
  • a data sharing framework that identifies data of interest to be better shared.

Related information

View all the activities to reduce foodborne illness.

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