Children and Young People (Research) Standards - Australian Capital Territory


You must comply with this standard if you are conducting research trials and you intend to use people under the age of 18.

The standards set out strict guidelines for using children and young people when conducting research. Any research which involves the use of children or young people needs approval from the Agency.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Other resources

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Comply All Children and Young People (Research) Standards - PDF (Opens in new window) Important

Act(s) name

Children and Young People Act 2008 Australian Capital Territory

Regulation(s) name

Children and Young People Regulation 2009 Australian Capital Territory

Administering agency

Education Directorate

Children's Education and Care

Contact details

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