Infrastructure WA

Recommendation 3

Improve cybersecurity practices for state-owned and regulated infrastructure owners and operators

Recommendation

3. Manage critical risks and support digital transformation by improving cybersecurity practices for state-owned and regulated infrastructure owners and operators, including:

  1. clearly articulating state and federal government cybersecurity obligations to government infrastructure owners and operators
  2. implementing mechanisms to mandate application of the Western Australian Cyber Security Policy by government trading enterprises
  3. updating the Strategic Asset Management Framework’s Strategic Asset Plan and Business Case guidelines to require all infrastructure strategic asset plans and business cases to demonstrate compliance with the Western Australian Cyber Security Policy and, where applicable, the Security of Critical Infrastructure Act 2018 (Cth).
Vision – strategic opportunity
Approaching the technology frontier
Strategy objectives
Enhance cross-government coordination and planning
Embrace technology, data and digital connectivity