Ethics Guidance Documents

The Centre will be working with others to produce practical user guidance on a range of applied data ethics topics.

Guidance documents

Ethical considerations in the use of geospatial data for research and statistics

Considering public good in research and statistics: Ethics guidance

On the NSDEC pages you can view existing ethics guidance related to our ethical principles  and the ethics self-assessment tool.


We want our ethics guidance to be as useful as possible in addressing the current and emerging needs of the research and statistical community.

If you would like to see practical user guidance on a particular ethics-related topic, be it data types, methods or applications, then please let us know using the form below.

Data ethics guidance suggestions

Please use this form to suggest a topic that you would like guidance on.