The access process options available are indicated as follows:

  1. Portal – application is facilitated via a single application to DPUK
  2. Portal and cohort – application is facilitated by a combination of the DPUK online form and a cohort form/variable selection
  3. Cohort – application is facilitated directly with the cohort. Researchers can use the DPUK form to register their interest; DPUK facilitates the next steps
Data Status Cohort Institution Access Process Access Fee
Full data upload to portal Airwave Imperial Portal and cohort Free
BRACE Bristol Portal Free
Cam-CAN Cambridge Portal and cohort Free
CamPaiGN Cambridge Portal Free
CaPS Bristol Portal and cohort Free
CFAS I Cambridge Portal Free
CFAS II Cambridge Portal Free
Cygnus Manchester Portal Free
DFP pilot Oxford Portal Free
ELSA UCL Portal Free
EPINEF Yonsei (RoK) Portal Free
Generation Scotland Edinburgh Portal Free
GERAD LOAD Cardif Portal Free
GERAD EOAD Cardif Portal Free
ICICLE-PD Newcastle Portal Free
NIMROD Newcastle Portal Free
OPDC Discovery Oxford Portal Free
SMC Amyloid SMC Seoul (RoK) Portal Free
TRACK-HD UCL Portal Free
Whitehall II UCL Portal and cohort £500 +VAT
Data upload per project ALSPAC Bristol Cohort £2715 +VAT min*
BDR Bristol Portal Free
DIAN UCL Portal and cohort Free
EPIC Norfolk Cambridge Portal Free
GENFI UCL Portal and cohort Free
Healthwise Wales Cardif Portal and cohort Free
LBC1936 Edinburgh Portal and cohort Free
Million Women Oxford Cohort Free
NSHD UCL Portal and cohort Free
PICNICS Cambridge Portal Free
Protect Exeter Cohort Free
SABRE UCL Cohort Portal and cohort
UK Biobank Oxford Cohort £250-£2400 +VAT**


* Includes up to 50 variables. Thereafter £170 for every additional 100 variables. See ALSPAC website for details: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/media-library/sites/alspac/documents/researchers/data-access/ALSPAC_Access_Policy.pdf

** £250 admin fee and a variable amount for dataset preparation depending on size. See UK Biobank for details https://www.ukbiobank.ac.uk/