Call for Expressions of Interest
THIS CALL HAS NOW CLOSED: Our Call for Expressions of Interest ended on Tuesday 28 February. The call invited academic researchers to apply to use our datasets and other data services.
This call has now closed. If you submitted an Expression of Interest during this call and would like further information about the data user journey and the application process (including when you can expect a response) please download the guidelines.
We hold data relating to our research streams: local economic growth, support for vulnerable people, public access to green infrastructure and methodologies for big data. The data are held for the purposes of research which has the potential to benefit society and any academic researcher can apply to access them if certain criteria are met.
You can can browse the data we have available in our Data Portal with metadata available for all datasets. Open data can be downloaded straightaway (there's no need to complete a form) or you can apply to gain access to safeguarded or controlled datasets by using the Data Access Request form.
If you have any questions please email us or call 01206 873859.
UBDC Call for Expressions of Interest
The Urban Big Data Centre (UBDC), our Big Data Network 2 partner, has a current call for Expressions of Interest. If you would like to investigate an urban policy, planning, or research problem using big, complex, or administrative data then the call can help you to access a range of UK urban-related data, gain support to work with controlled (or personal) data and source data for your research. Find out more on the UBDC website.