Thank you for applying for an AURIN Portal Account. Shortly you will receive an email with the next steps to create your AURIN Account. This will come from and as such may go straight to your junk or spam folder – make sure to check these!

When you have created your account, go to the AURIN Portal and select AAF Virtual Home as your organisation, entering the username and password that you will have been asked to create as part of your registration.

In the meantime, check out our help and documentation pages. In here you will find a large repository of tutorials, help pages and user guides to get you up and running in the AURIN Portal.

We would also recommend browsing our extensive online data catalogue before getting into the portal, to get a feel for the kinds of datasets that are available to support your research.

Feel free to check out our other Workbench tools as well, including the AURIN Map and the AURIN APIs; these might also come in handy for your research or policymaking goals.

If you have any questions or queries, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with our Outreach team ( We can help troubleshoot any problems you might have with the portal, chat about collaborations or partnerships on your projects, or arrange some free face to face training for you and your colleagues.

The AURIN Team

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