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FAIR-enabling data policy checklist

FAIR-enabling data policy checklist

This checklist helps policy-makers to assess whether elements of their data policies are FAIR-enabling as well as providing recommendations on what should be addressed in policies. The checklist is broken into three sections each dealing with a different policy aspects. These include:

  • Context of the policy such as the title and the year the policy came into effect
  • Content of the policy focusing on the suggested and required aspects of RDM and data sharing
  • Support for adhering with the policy and compliance monitoring


Who is the service for

Level at which the tool/solution/approach is intended to be used

Research Performing Organisations, Universities, repositories, registry services, Funding bodies, Government, pan-European research infrastructures. 

Main users: Those involved in developing policies.

Expertise needed: Users should be familiar with funding body and/or organisational requirements relating to managing, sharing and making research data FAIR.

Contact information

FAIR Impact FAIR Implementation team