Technical Consultation on the Design of the Data Sharing and Linking Service (DSLS)
Following consultation in 2012 on the aims, benefits and challenges to data linkage in the consultation document ‘A Scotland-wide Data Linkage Framework for Statistics and Research’, a technical consultation on the design of a data sharing and linking service was launched in March 2013.
The ‘Technical Consultation on the Design of a Data Sharing and Linking Service’ sets out the aims, benefits and challenges to data linkage alongside suggested functions and objectives of any new service.
The results of this technical consultation are now available.
DSLS Consultation Analysis Report [621 kb]
Further information on the consultation and the DSLS is available from:
Gerry Donnelly, Programme Manager
Data Sharing and Linkage Service,
Edinburgh EH12 7TF