Welcome to the Digital Profession

Our goal is to raise the digital capability and skill of the APS and Commonwealth workforce. We aim to set a standard of excellence for digital professionals in government, and deliver world-leading services for Australia.


For agencies and teams

Find out how we can help agencies and teams in the recruitment, training and development of digital talent.

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Join over 2,000 APS digital professionals and help shape the Digital Profession. Connect, learn and collaborate with your community.

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Welcome to the Digital Profession

Are you ready to make a difference in this changing world?

The Digital Profession is the APS’s community of digital practitioners, open to those using digital skills to improve their work. See some of Australia’s digital leaders talk about the Digital Profession. View a transcript of this video.

What's happening

Jamming for the people: designing for real change

Every year, professionals in public services across the world take part in the Global GovJam challenge to discuss, design and create solutions to deliver better services and products. This year’s Australian entry included members from the Digital Profession community…

An important step for Australian digital capability

The Australian Government has made the Skills Framework for the Information Age (SFIA) free for all Australians. Find out how your organisation can benefit. SFIA is a global standard that defines digital and other ICT related…

Using oneAPS to uplift team skills and knowledge

Are you a manager in the APS looking for ways to help your staff develop their skills and experience? IP Australia recently found that sending a staff member on a short, flexible mobility opportunity can provide many benefits for both staff and agencies. Kylie Murray and…

Head of the Digital Profession

Randall Brugeaud is Head of the Digital Profession. He works with the APSC and other Professions to drive culture change in innovation, agility and a digital ready APS.

Read more about the APS Head of the Digital Profession