Data Access Application Documents

These documents provide more information, guidance, and tips for preparing an application.

Data and Biospecimen Access Policy and Guiding Principles
Biospecimen Access Guidelines
Physical Assessments Summary Table
Linked Data Summary Table
Part 1: Data Application Form (PDF) (Last updated January 24, 2018)
Part 2: Data Checklist (PDF) (Last updated May 16, 2018)

Data Access Process
CLSA Access Agreement (For information only)
Privacy Policy

Publication and Promotion Policy for CLSA Data Users

Data Access Support Letter
CLSA Data Disclaimer

The CLSA takes great care to check the accuracy and completeness of the alphanumeric data prior to release. However, because of the size of the dataset and the large number of variables, we cannot guarantee the accuracy, completeness or fitness of the data for any particular use. If you have any questions, please contact us via