As a NSW Public Health Organisation, we follow the policy directives and guidelines of the NSW Ministry of Health. The following policies and guidelines in particular guide our operations:
Human Research Ethics policies and guidelines
Human Research Governance policies and guidelines
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Human Research Ethical Principles
Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA)
NSW Guardianship Tribunal
A clinical trial conducted in NSW, which may include persons who are 16 years of age or older who are unable to provide informed consent to treatment, must have the approval of the Guardianship Tribunal under Part 5 of the
Guardianship Act 1987 . Requirements for Guardianship review vary from state to state and investigators coordinating multi-state studies are advised to consult the relevant state Tribunal.
Privacy | Office of the NSW Privacy Commissioner
All research projects including low / negligible risk must comply with the NSW Privacy Act.