The Office for National Statistics (ONS), as the UK’s largest producer of official statistics, continues to proactively support the open data agenda both by activities within ONS and within the wider GSS community.
ONS approach to open data (70.5 Kb Pdf)
We are committed to releasing data in a way which will allow maximum re-use of information. We prepare and publish these data in a way which is consistent with the Code of Practice for Official Statistics and which does not compromise our legal obligation to protect the confidentiality of individuals.
Publishing statistical data and analyses requested by users: ad hoc requests (26.7 Kb Pdf)
This policy sets out the arrangements for the publication of statistical data and analysis provided in response to customer requests.