Our data collections can be downloaded free of charge for non-commercial purposes. If charges are applicable, you will be notified during the ordering process.
Data required for commercial purposes are subject to an administrative charge of £450 per usage/project plus a per study number charge of £50, in addition to any media, postage and packing, or other charges described below.
If data are requested from a non-UK archive, the charges of the originating archive may apply. If any charges are due, users will be notified before the data are supplied.
orders for data on cd
For all CD orders there is a media charge of £7.50, a per study number charge of £2.50 and a flat rate postage and packing charge of £3 in the UK, £4 for the rest of the EU, and £5 for the rest of world. All packages are sent first class via the Royal Mail.
VAT (Value Added Tax)
VAT is charged at 20% according to HM Revenue and Customs guidelines. The following users and/or uses are currently exempt or zero rated:
Where payment is required, invoices are sent by post or made available online.
All cheques (UK Sterling only) must be made payable to UNIVERSITY OF ESSEX and sent to: Finance Section, University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester, Essex CO4 3SQ. Tel: +44 (0)1206 872166, Fax: +44 (0)1206 872924, Email: email@example.com
Please include your invoice number, or a copy of your invoice, with your payment for it to be properly allocated. Information on paying with major credit/debit cards or by bank transfer is available on the invoice.
Payment enquiries should be directed to the Finance Section at the address given above.
The UK Data Service website will be undergoing an upgrade to our systems from Thursday 23 August until Wednesday 29 August inclusive. Some parts of the current website, account area and data catalogue will be unavailable. Normal services are expected to resume on 30 August 2018. We apologise for any inconvenience.