Research studies involving human participants, human tissue or clinical data require ethical review in accordance with the principles set out by the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).

Required documents for ethics applications:

Each application to the SESLHD HREC or LNR Committee must include the following:

  1. Ethics Eligibility Checklist
  2. Method of Payment Form

Please note, in addition to ethical approval, you must apply for governance approval prior to commencing your study.

Please also ensure you have consulted all key stakeholders regarding sign-off of project resources prior to submitting your application to REGIS.

2023 HREC & LNR Committee Submission & Meeting Dates 

Please note: We strongly advise that your study is peer reviewed prior to submission. Poor quality or incomplete applications may be delayed and miss the next meeting.

Alternatively, dates can be checked under the Committee Details and Meeting Dates tab.