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Tips & Samples

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Sample Consent & Assent Forms

  • Letter of Information/Consent Form Word Icon
  • Oral Consent Script Word Icon
  • Oral Consent Log Word Icon
  • Letter of Information/Assent Form (Plain language for minors & others with

     limited capacity) Word Icon

  • Checklist for Letter of Information/Consent Form Completeness Word Icon

Sample Recruitment Materials and Participant Compensation Guidelines


Sample Interviews Guides, Focus Groups, Surveys and Test Instruments

Sample Canadian Aboriginal People Research Agreement

  • Sample Agreement for Research Involving First Nations, Metis, Inuit Peoples:

    Provided by the Centre for Indigenous People's Nutrition and Environment (CINE) Word Icon

Sample Confidentiality Forms

  • Oath of Confidentiality (for translators, research assistants, transcribers, sound

    or video assistants, or peer researchers) Word Icon


  • MacREM - This is the online application form submission system for MREB
  • Research Database Form (for research involving Big Data or stand alone databases to be accessed by other researchers)

Tips for Completing the Ethics Application Form & Supporting Documents

Other Sample Documents on the Internet