Ethics policy

Our research and evaluation policy sets out the ethical requirements of research and evaluation activities connected with the foundation.

The policy applies to all research conducted, commissioned or supported by the foundation. It also applies to all research that involves agencies funded by the foundation, including Gambler's Help.

How does it work?

Researchers are required to submit an application to the foundation for most projects involving research, evaluation, or similar, activities.

The type of application will depend on the level of risk associated with the project.

For more information, refer to the research and evaluation policy (PDF - 49.6 KB)

Applications must be submitted to


Low risk ethics application form (DOC - 154.5 KB)

Agency participation form (DOC - 97 KB)

Need help?

For further information or assistance, please contact or call (03) 9452 2600.

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