Research

Request for a Waiver of Consent

When requesting a waiver of consent for an active study, Your waiver request will be reviewed by the full HREC and you will be notified of the outcome post meeting.

When requesting a waiver of consent for an active study please complete please complete an amendment form via ERM and the Waiver of Consent Request Form. Do NOT complete this form for new studies.

Your waiver request will be reviewed by the full HREC and you will be notified of the outcome post meeting.

Submitting your waiver request via ERM:

1. Please log into into the Ethics Research Management website

 2. Please collate the amendment application form via ERM and all of the necessary associated documentation.

 3. Please submit one electronic copy with electronic signatures to ethics@austin.org.au 

[Please title the subject of the email "Request to waive consent  [Austin Health Project Number & SERP/Protocol number (if applicable)]"

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