Our Mission


SAIL Databank is dedicated to providing a safe and trusted means of harnessing population-scaled data to increase the quality and quantity of research and support better policy making, practice and citizen wellbeing. We achieve this by working collaboratively with data guardians, academics, regulators, members of the public, practitioners and policymakers from Wales, across the UK and internationally.


  • Respecting and protecting privacy and maintaining trust
  • Delivering an excellent experience to our stakeholders
  • Being open and transparent
  • Taking our responsibilities seriously and acting professionally
  • Using our resources efficiently and effectively
  • Aiming to be the best at everything we do



To be a world-leading Centre that harnesses the power of linked de-identified data to bring demonstrable improvements to people’s lives through research, evaluation, planning and policymaking.