As well as linking to data that the AIHW holds (such as the Australian Cancer Database and National Death Index), we provide data integration or linkage to many other datasets to help tell the bigger health story.

Email us to discuss how we can link data for your research project from any of these national or state-based datasets:


Australian Childhood Immunisation Register

Medicare Benefits Schedule

National Diabetes Services Scheme

National Hospitals Morbidity Database

Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme

Australian Capital Territory

ACT Admitted Patient Collection (Canberra Hospital)

ACT Cancer Registry

ACT Emergency Department Information System (Canberra Hospital)

ACT Perinatal Data Collection

New South Wales

45 and Up Study

ABS Mortality Data - NSW deaths

ABS Perinatal Deaths - NSW deaths

NSW Admitted Patient Data Collection (from July 2000)

NSW Central Cancer Registry

NSW Emergency Department Data Collection

NSW Mental Health Ambulatory Data Collection

NSW Notifiable Conditions Information System

NSW Perinatal Data Collection (formally Midwives Data Collection)

NSW Perinatal Death Review Database

NSW RBDM Birth Registrations

NSW RBDM Death Registrations

Northern Territory

NT Births Registry

NT Deaths Registry


Qld Emergency Department Information System

Qld Hospital Admitted Patient Data Collection

Qld Perinatal Data Collection

Qld Registrar General - Birth Notification

Qld Registrar General - Birth Registration

Qld Registrar General - Deaths

South Australia

SA Australian Early Development Index

SA Births Registry

SA Cancer Registry

SA Child Health Record

SA Deaths Registry

SA Dental Service

SA Department of Families and Communities

SA English as Second Language Scale

SA Enrolments Census


SA Perinatal Statistics Collection

SA Public Hospital Inpatient Separations

SA Public Hospital Emergency Department Presentations

SA Running Records


Tas Cancer Registry

Tas Perinatal Data Collection

Tas Public Hospital Admitted Patient

Tas Public Hospital Emergency Department Presentations


Vic Admitted Episodes Dataset

Vic Death Index

Vic Elective Surgery Information System

Vic Emergency Minimum Dataset

Western Australia

WA Birth Registrations

WA Cancer Registry 

WA Electoral Roll

WA Emergency Dept Data Collection

WA Hospital Morbidity Data System 

WA Mental Health Information System

WA Midwives Notification System

WA Mortality Register