Application Forms

1. No Consent

Apply to process, or further process, personal data for the purpose of health research commencing before 8 August 2018.

2. Re-consent

Apply to process, or further process, personal data for the purpose of health research commencing before 8 August 2018.

3. New research

Apply to support an application to process, or further process, personal data for the purpose of health research commencing on or after 8 August 2018.

Appeal Process

An applicant may appeal:

  • The refusal of the committee to make a declaration or
  • Any of the conditions attached to the making of a declaration
  • The revocation of a declaration

An applicant or the person who is notified of the decision to revoke a consent declaration must notify the Minister for Health and the Health Research Consent Declaration Committee of their intention to appeal within 30 working days from the date of notification of the decision by the committee.

The appeal will be decided by an independent appeals panel appointed by the Minister for Health.  No member of the Health Research Consent Declaration Committee will sit on an appeals panel.

Please email secretartiat@hrcdc.ie for more information on the Appeals Process