National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Research Involving Humans - Tasmania


You will need to comply with this statement if you intend to operate a private hospital or day-procedure centre where experimental treatment on humans is undertaken.

This statement covers:

  • values and principles of ethical conduct
  • themes in research ethics: risk, benefit and consent
  • ethical considerations specific to research methods or fields
  • ethical considerations specific to participants
  • processes of research governance and ethical review.

This statement may be updated from time to time.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

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.

Act(s) name

Health Service Establishments Act 2006 Tasmania

Regulation(s) name

Health Service Establishments Regulations 2011 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Health

Regulation, Licensing and Accreditation Unit

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Regulation, Licensing and Accreditation Unit

Department of Health

Mailing address: GPO BOX 125
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6166 3856
Website: Private Health Establishments Regulation and Licensing (Opens in new window)