Approved by another HREC

Contact the Ethics office for details on how to proceed

  • HRE projects approved by another Australian HREC are recognised by Federation University Australia HREC.
  • Provide a copy of the original application and supporting documents, plus the approval notification from the other HREC to the ethics officer.
  • These projects may be endorsed when a researcher is involved in a collaborative project hosted by another institution. National Statement, Section 5.3 (PDF, 600kb).
  • The HREC will also consider the approval of projects transferred from another institution by a new staff member.
  • Refer to the National Statement, Chapter 5.3 Minimising duplication of ethical review (PDF, 600kb) for information on this topic