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How to access : Register with the Research Accreditation Service

To apply to become an accredited researcher, you must complete an application on the Research Accreditation Service (RAS) website (opens in a new tab) 

On the login page, select “Don’t have an account? Register here” and you will be able to create an account.

You will be asked to enter your:

  • organisation
  • work address
  • name
  • date of birth
  • email address
  • phone number

Enter your details and continue to the summary page, where you will be asked to agree to the terms and conditions.

Select “Create account”. Your account will be created but you will be logged out.

You will receive an email from with a link to verify your email address and activate your account.

You can email the Integrated Data Service (IDS) Customer Support team for more information at (opens in a new tab)