Key messages

  • The Ethical Review Manager (ERM) website is used for applications and reports to Victorian public hospitals’ research offices
  • Resources are available to assist research applicants using ERM.

The ERM website is used for completion, submission and feedback on all Victorian:

  • ethics applications
  • research governance/site specific assessment (SSA) applications
  • ethics post-approval forms
  • research governance post-authorisation forms.

Guidance documents

Applicant user guide to ERM

The Applicant user guide to ERM  provides comprehensive guidance.

Quick tips for applicants when using ERM

The Quick Tips  give targeted advice.

ERM signatures and submission guidance

Information on signing and submitting  a Human Research Ethics Application (HREA).

Training videos – coming soon

Training videos will be available here. Please check back soon.