Access to a subset of the Priority Investment Approach dataset

This application pack contains the documents required for eligible individuals to to obtain credentialed access to a subset of the Priority Investment Approach (PIA) dataset. The AIHW provides access to the PIA dataset via the Sax Institute’s Secure Unified Research Environment (SURE) .

Please download, read and complete the following documents:

DSS Priority Investment Approach dataset project summary (829KB DOC)

This document will be used by DSS to determine whether your proposal meets the necessary legislative requirements for accessing the data. Please ensure that you provide as much information as possible about your intensions with the data. When proposing your project, please ensure that you list all the variable you propose to access. The AIHW will contact the Principal Researcher (the individual making the data request) should further information be required.

DSS Priority Investment Approach dataset data user agreement (822KB DOC)

A legally binding agreement between the researcher(s) and DSS. Please ensure that every researcher who intends to access the dataset has read and understood the Agreement and signed it in the presence of a witness.

DSS Priority Investment Approach dataset sponsor agreement (822KB DOC)

A legally binding agreement between the nominated sponsor and DSS. Signatories must have the authority to certify on behalf of their organisation that the researcher is suitably skilled and an appropriate person to access the data.

AIHW Ethics Committee Undertaking of Confidentiality (s.29) for new applications (67KB DOC)

A legally binding agreement between the Principal Researchers and the AIHW. The AIHW Confidentiality Undertaking requests the names of all researchers accessing the dataset.

DSS Remote Access Research Gateway Variables Catalogue (389KB DOC)

Comprehensive metadata will be provided in the near future. In the meantime please use this document as a guide for the data variables. If you have any questions regarding the variables please email [email protected]

Sax Institute SURE Project Workspace Service Fee Schedule (97KB PDF)

This pricing template is a guide provided by the Sax Institute. An exact price will be determined according to the number of researchers who require access, the number of virtual machines, and the power level of the virtual machines. An invoice will be emailed to you. Once payment has been made all the researchers will need to complete SURE’s online training before accessing the data.

Further information

If you have any questions about the application process or the data, please contact [email protected].