Government Datasets or APIs

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Government Datasets or APIs

Food Nutritional Information

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Government Datasets or APIs

Vote Compass Data by Electorate/Demographic

Government Datasets or APIs

Financial performance of APRA-regulated industries

APRA’s data are shared with the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) and the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA). APRA also provides statistics to international agencies such as the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the Bank for International Settlements.

http://www.apra.gov.au/statistics/Pages/default.aspx

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ACNC register

The Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC) maintains a public database of the organisations we have registered as charities on this website.

http://www.acnc.gov.au/ACNC/FindCharity/Search_the_ACNC_Register/ACNC/OnlineProcessors/Online_register/Search_the_Register.aspx?noleft=1&hkey=4cffc3e0-00db-4548-91a8-bb2860e8d137

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Health inequality

The Health Inequalities Research Collaboration (HIRC) has contributed to the Australian Government's broader commitment to building a strong evidence base for the development and implementation of effective health policies, including those aimed at reducing health inequalities.

http://www.health.gov.au/internet/main/publishing.nsf/Content/hirc-index.htm

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Free the G-NAF Address Dataset

"G-NAF is the authoritative index of geocoded Australian addresses. This award-winning dataset contains more than 13 million physical addresses that are sourced from the address custodians from each state and territory, the Australian Electoral Commission and Australia Post." http://www.psma.com.au/?product=g-naf Compiled and maintained using data from a wide range Government agencies, it's only available at a cost,... more »

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Free Postcode and Postal Address Data

Australia Post has strict licensing on it's data products, including the Postal Address File (the authoritative list of postal addresses in Australia) and the official postcode/locality list. Recently they have tightened the licencing on their data which will no doubt lead to less individuals and businesses using it and hence more poor decisions about peoples locations and their addresses will be made. As Australia... more »