Standard operating procedures (SOPs)

The following SOPs are currently under review. Please contact rf.rannd@nhs.net for guidance.

  • SOP018-1 NHS permission for commercial harmonisation studies
  • SOP018-2 NHS permission for non-commercial harmonisation studies
  • SOP018-3 NHS permission for non-commercial non-harmonisation studies​
  • SOP029 Applying for Royal Free sponsorship

General guidance and useful tools: 

Regulatory approvals (Health Research Authority and Research Ethics Committee)

http://www.hra.nhs.uk/

Is my study research?

http://www.hra-decisiontools.org.uk/research/redirect.html 

Do I need NHS ethics?

http://hra-decisiontools.org.uk/ethics/

Standard operating procedures