Standard operating procedures (SOPs)

The following SOPs are currently under review. Please contact 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)

Is my study research? 

Do I need NHS ethics?

Standard operating procedures