Once you formally submit your request for a DOI using this form:
To use your DOI simply add the DOI (e.g., doi:10.1234/1234.726525) as a suffix to a formal citation for your dataset and reference this citation inline within the body of your publication.
Smith, J. (2012) Amazing dataset, thoroughly worthy of publication and re-use. Australian Antarctic Data Centre - doi:10.1234/1234.726525
If you notify the AADC (firstname.lastname@example.org) that you have used your DOI in a publication, we can track re-use of your data through various data citation indexes.