The Department of Health has prepared the note below in response to requests from health researchers for guidance on what information needs to be provided researchers in order that consent is informed.
Guidance on information principles for informed consent for the processing of personal data for health research (PDF).
This guidance has been prepared by the HRB to help researchers in the health domain comply with GDPR requirements.
It is intended to be general guidance for educational and informational purposes only.
It is not legal advice.