Lodge a data request

Customised data from the QILT surveys can be requested from the Social Research Centre for purposes approved by the Department of Education which comply with the requirements under the Higher Education Support Act (HESA) and privacy legislation.

Who can lodge a data request?

Higher education institutional staff

Higher education researchers


Processing time

The Social Research Centre will consider this data request and endeavour to provide a response within ten working days. The Social Research Centre will contact you if more information or time is required.

Data required

Please note that all fields are mandatory.

Your details

Details of data request

Is this a repeat request?
Survey respondent type. Choose all that apply.
Data format requested. Choose all that apply
Please provide detailed description of your data request (including the question you are trying to answer, the purpose of your request, how the data will be used and any public tables relevant to your request etc.).

Acknowledgement, declaration and undertaking

  • I acknowledge that I have read, understood, and agree to be bound by the QILT data protocols in the event that my request is approved.
  • I declare that the information I have given on this form is true and correct in all regards.
  • I undertake that any data received will be used only for the purpose for which it was provided.
  • I undertake that any personal information received will be accessed only by those authorised to use it, and will not be disclosed to any party except where required or authorised by or under law.
  • I undertake not to publish outside of the organisation I represent, in any medium, any material based on or including QILT data, without providing prior written notification to the Social Research Centre.
  • I acknowledge that a breach of the QILT data protocols or undertakings made on this data request form may result in the rejection of future requests for data submitted by me or by the organisation I represent.


Terms and condition


Privacy notice

The Social Research Centre is collecting personal information on this form in order to process the data request detailed above. Only authorised employees of the Social Research Centre or the Department of Education will have access to this information. This information will not be disclosed to third parties unless consent is obtained or where the disclosure is required or authorised by or under law.