A public checklist in Atlassian Confluence can be accessed with the link from anywhere on the internet. Public templates in the app will always generate public checklists. Such public checklists can be filled out without a login from anyone. QR Codes will also create public checklists.
In most cases you will create public checklists if you want them to be filled out from people on smartphones who may not have a regular login.
Checklists - Easy, Quick, Exact Workflows in Teams
With Checklists - Easy, Quick, Exact Workflows in Teams, mistakes and forgetfulness in your processes are a thing of the past. Through checklist templates you can create a new checklist in seconds. Even from a smartphone and without a login. Checklists for Jira & Confluence is a free app for the Atlassian Cloud.