SESLHD is committed to the highest standard of integrity in research.  All human research activities must be approved by a Human Research Ethics Committee (HREC).

Required documents for ethics applications:

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

Method of Payment form (downloadable)

Ethics Checklist  (downloadable)

2022 HREC & LNR Committee submission cut off & meeting dates 

Downloadable here. Alternatively, dates can be checked under the 'Committee details' tab of Ethics.

Research process

The Ethics team is your liaison to the HREC and will help you with your ethics application, amendments and ongoing monitoring. 

Information about ongoing communication with the HREC during the conduct of your study can be found here

Governance approval is also required before commencement of research, please see the Governance page for further information.