The ramifications of not protecting information can be significant. Poor practice can lead to sensitive information being exposed. It can jeopardise a person’s safety, have reputational risks, and result in significant revenue loss.

Audit Objective

This audit will examine how effectively public sector entities maintain confidentiality, integrity, and availability of their information, including their data. We will assess how entities classify, store, report, and retain information.

Who we might audit
  • Department of Transport and Main Roads (as the department responsible for Digital Services)
  • selected public sector entities.
Area of focus
Technology risk and opportunities
Parliamentary Committee
Transport and Resources Committee
Anticipated tabling: to be advised