Applying for NPD data

This page contains resources to help evaluators in making applications to the National Pupil Database (NPD). 

  1. Updated: 20th May, 2016

    NPD data request application form

    275 KB pdf - NPD_data_request_application_form_Nov_2015_updated_form_FINAL_May_2016.pdf

    This is the official NPD form and gives advice and standardised responses to the NPD data request application form which was updated in November 2015.

  1. Updated: 20th May, 2016

    NPD information security questionnaire

    247 KB pdf - NPD_Information_Security_Questionnaire_-_with_notes_for_EEF_evaluators_-_May_2014.pdf

    This is the official NPD form and gives advice and standardised responses to the NPD information security questionnaire.

  1. Updated: 20th May, 2016

    Guidance on consent and the Data Protection Act

    640 KB pdf - EEF_guidance_for_evaluators_on_consent_and_the_Data_Protection_Act_FINAL_May_2016.pdf

    This guidance gives an overview of what consent is needed for EEF evaluations and how this relates to the Data Protection Act. There is also example wording for consent forms.

  1. Updated: 20th May, 2016

    Guidance on the NPD and the data archive

    628 KB pdf - The_EEF_Data_Archive_-_advice_for_evaluators_(including_consent)_FINAL_MAY_2016.pdf

    Please read this guide to for crucial information about when and how to apply for NPD and what happens to the data at the end of the EEF project.