Transparency Confidence Trust

Enhancing public confidence in how patient information is used in health research.

Working transparently to establish trust in the decisions of the Committee.

How to Apply

If you have determined a consent declaration is required for the health research study being conducted, you should complete the relevant application form and submit it to 

11th April 2020, COVID19 UPDATE: In collaboration with the newly established National Research Ethics Committee for COVID19 related research, the HRCDC are facilitating an expedited consideration process for all COVID-19-related research studies that require a consent declaration. Further information can be viewed here:  HRCDC Briefing Note


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Asked Questions

If you have a question regarding the consent declaration process or about the HRCDC, be sure to check that the question hasn’t already been answered by our FAQ.

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