Ethical Review – National Mutual Acceptance

Australian state and territory Departments of Health have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for mutual acceptance of scientific and ethical review of multi-centre human research projects undertaken in Public Health Organisations, known as the National Mutual Acceptance scheme (NMA)..

Useful Links

The following links contain information regarding research ethics, research governance and conduct, and information privacy..

Site Specific Assessment (SSA)

The Site Specific Assessment (SSA) Form should be used for governance assessment of research projects involving more than low risk to participants, and where the research proposal has been submitted for ethical and scientific review using the National Ethics Application Form (NEAF)..