Consumer Data Research Centre


We work with many consumer organisations as well as the government and local authorities.  We’d love to discuss how we could use your data to help your business – please contact us.


Consumer-Related Partners

We are a trusted partner that offers secure data services, resources and expertise which can help you to derive additional value from the data you hold and further develop your internal data analytics capability.

The Centre can offer your organisation:

  • Collaborative projects focussed on finding solutions to practical business problems
  • High quality research using state of the art analytical techniques
  • Access to world-class research expertise
  • The potential to link different sources of data to provide deeper insights

Collaborative projects can help you to:

  • Identify operational issues
  • Find practical solutions to problems
  • Understand customer behaviours
  • Discover new opportunities
  • Improve the strategic decision making process
  • Increase your competitive edge

The success of the CDRC is dependent on the support of our partners who contribute data and collaborate on research activities. We are extremely grateful for these contributions.

Planners & Policymakers

The Centre collaborates with planners and policy makers from central government, local authorities and public sector organisations, providing data expertise and resource to explore and find solutions to a range of social, economic and environmental issues. To find out more about the latest developments and opportunities or to discuss how we can help your organisation, please contact us.

ESRC Big Data Network

The CDRC is part of the ESRC Big Data Network, our partners within the network include:

UK Data Service

Administrative Data Research Network

Urban Big Data Centre

Business and Local Government Data Research Centre