Australian Information Industry Association
The AIIA makes submissions to a broad range of state and federal parliamentary and government inquiries into policy and legislation that impacts the digital industry, and its ability to deliver productivity benefits to the Australian economy and community.
Recent submissions are shown below.
Notifiable Data Breaches Scheme - AIIA Response (PDF - 158.9 KB)
Thursday 22 February 2018
The Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA), the nation’s peak member body for the ICT industry, welcomes the Government’s Notifiable Data Breaches (NDB) scheme that came into effect today.
AIIA Response - Migration Intake Review 2018 (PDF - 135.8 KB)
Friday 2 February 2018
The Skilled Migration Programme has undergone systemic changes over the last year. We outline priority concerns for the ICT industry along with recommendations within this document.
AIIA Response QLD Labour Hire Bill 2018 (PDF - 385.5 KB)
Thursday 1 February 2018
AIIA response to Consultation Paper 2: Possible treatments to refine the scope of the labour hire scheme
AIIA Statement on 2018 Government Innovation Strategy (PDF - 108.9 KB)
Wednesday 31 January 2018
The Australian Information Industry Association (AIIA), the nation’s peak member body for the ICT industry, has issued the following statement in response to the Government’s new strategic plan to strengthen Australia's innovation culture.
AIIA Response Senate Committee Future of Work January 2018 (PDF - 488.1 KB)
Tuesday 30 January 2018
Please note that AIIA’s response does not attempt to respond to all elements of the Terms of Reference for this enquiry. We make suggestions throughout the paper for change based on evidence provided by our own research and industry activities of our members.
NSW ICT Short Form Contract Review (PDF - 283.1 KB)
Thursday 25 January 2018
AIIA Feedback to DFSI on new Short Form ICT Agreement
NSW Cyber Security Stakeholder Feedback (PDF - 386.3 KB)
Thursday 30 November 2017
Leveraging insights yielded from extensive industry consultation, the NSW Department of Industry has developed a Government-led and industry-driven Strategy to grow the NSW cyber security industry.
The Digital Economy: Opening up the conversation (PDF - 1.2 MB)
Thursday 30 November 2017
This submission is a joint response by the Australian Information Industry Association, the Australian Mobile Telecommunications Association and the Communications Alliance (the Associations). The three Associations collectively represent the bulk of Australia’s $100 billion ICT industry.
Growing the pie (PDF - 541.7 KB)
Wednesday 1 November 2017
Although we do a lot of work not a lot of members are aware of the business opportunities we make available or policy wins that members can take advantage of.
AIIA joint letter on Basel Technical Guidelines (PDF - 261.9 KB)
Monday 30 October 2017
AIIA co-signed a letter to the Basel Secretariat regarding on-going concerns about the definition of e-waste, what to do with obsolete technologies and more.
PM's ACCS - Working Group Agenda - IoT (PDF - 263.4 KB)
Monday 16 October 2017
The industry working group was tasked to address the following: “Security has been a low priority for IoT developers. Can we make the IoT devices more secure? This Working Group will consider cyber security standards / certification for IoT devices to provide greater assurance for home users and on a national level. Could be usefully developed in cooperation with the IoT Alliance group”.
Skills for today, Jobs for tomorrow (PDF - 10.6 MB)
Tuesday 19 September 2017
AIIA Digital Delivery of Government Services Response (PDF - 264.3 KB)
Sunday 10 September 2017
AIIA welcomes the opportunity to input to the Finance and Administration Reference Committee Inquiry into Digital Delivery of Government Services. AIIA has provided responses previously on a range of issues related to the delivery of government services and specifically digital government service delivery. On this occasion AIIA would like to make observations in six key areas impacting the effectiveness of current arrangements.
PM's ACCS - Working Group Agenda - Network Threat Blocking (PDF - 196.3 KB)
Friday 1 September 2017
This Working Group will consider the feasibility, implications and options for blocking threats before they can spread across Australia’s domestic networks. The goal is to reduce cybercrime targeting businesses – particularly SMEs – communities and individuals.
AIIA Submission to the APEC CBPR (PDF - 445.4 KB)
Wednesday 26 July 2017
AIIA urges the Government to take a leadership role by clearly indicating its intention to participate in the APEC CBPR system without delay.