BREB Sample Forms + Applications

New ethics applications

You will need to log into RISe to open a new application or submit an amendment (PAA). Log in to RISe

For reference only, the sample form and guidance notes are available in PDF format.

Initial Application and Application Guidance Notes  (updated August 2019 to include the shortened ethics application pages)

Post Approval Activity (PAA) Forms

PAA - Amendments
PAA - Annual Renewal
PAA - Annual Renewal with Amendments
PAA - Completion of a Behavioural Study
PAA - Request for Acknowledgement

Sample Approved Applications

The following examples of previously approved applications and supporting documents have been provided to give you a sense of the sort of information reviewers are looking for. Please note that these are examples only - approval requirements will vary depending on the context of the study and the opinion of the REB. Also bear in mind that regardless of the quality of your application, the REB is likely to have some comments and requests for clarification. 

Expert interview study
Interview and focus group study
Oral consent script
Participatory action research study