API Prioritisation Guidelines

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2016 | PDF

This resource forms part of the Information Management Framework

This guidance recommends agencies use web services and application programming interfaces (APIs) for interoperability and releasing better, faster and more open data. It supports the NSW Government Open Data Policy.

An API provides a software to software connection so that two applications can communicate directly without any user intervention.

This document can help agencies to prioritise the development of APIs and ensure their APIs are also open and available for reuse.

API prioritisation guidelines FINAL.pdf (742.69 KB)