Office of Research Ethics and Integrity



Human research ethics

  • Negligible/Low Risk Applications
    For use where the proposed research will present ONLY negligible or low risks to participants as defined by the National Statement (Chapter 2.1)
  • Committee Applications
    For use where the the proposed research presents more than negligible/low risk to participants
  • Administrative Review Applications
    For the registration of research that has already been approved by a registered HREC
  • Exempt Applications
    ONLY use if the proposed research is negligible risk AND involves the use of existing collections of data or records that contain only non-identifiable data about human beings
  • Specialised Applications
    Use for academic unit applications, cadaveric tissue applications and human biospecimen applications

Animal ethics