The NCIS provides data to experts who investigate mortality and develop death and injury prevention strategies. Annual reports using NCIS data include:

Causes of death

Australian Bureau of Statistics

Homicide in Australia

Australian Institute of Criminology

Deaths in custody

Australian Institute of Criminology

National coastal safety

Surf Life Saving Australia

Work-related fatalities

Safe Work Australia

NSW child death

NSW Ombudsman

Research publications

Access to NCIS data is available for ethically approved research projects. Research publications and reports using NCIS data are listed here by general topic area. Find out if you are eligible to apply for access or request data.

Research agenda

The NCIS research agenda describes key objectives and activity streams where the NCIS facilitates research, conducts analysis and publishes data.

Research agenda 2018-21

The NCIS research agenda outlines our research priorities and activities. We aim to identify research needs that will enable comprehensive assessment of mortality trends in coronial data by organisations working toward reducing preventable death and injury.