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Your guide to digital communities

The playbook is a collection of guides to help develop and support digital exchange communities. These guides complement which helps make digital exchange in Australia simple, clear and fast.

Where am I in my journey

Here is a map to guide you through the major steps in creating and participating in digital exchange communities. All the guides we have so far are underlined on the map, and are links you can click.

You can also browse the guides by category, which is at the bottom of the page.

Categories in the playbook



  • Self governance
    Every community governs themselves. Here are some approaches to take



  • Your data format needs
    Not all data formats are created equal, and knowing what your data format needs are will help you propose the right one to your community
  • Proposing a data format
    Read about the different types of messaging formats that are commonly used, and what they are usually used for