The Data Linkage Branch (DLB) offers a centralised service to assist Data Applicants, managed by the Research Data Services Team. As part of this service, the Research Data Services Team coordinates the Application for Data process, incorporating:

  • Draft application review
  • Custodian consultation
  • Custodian approval
  • Data coordination
  • Data delivery
  • Project invoicing

Data Applicants can also request:

  • Advice on available datasets, project design, data governance and logistics for data delivery
  • Cost estimates

To book a time to discuss your project with a member of the Research Data Services Team, please visit our Bookings page.

To get in touch with the Research Data Services Team, please contact DataServices@health.wa.gov.au