Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content


​​​​​​​​​​Welcome to the Research Gov​​ernance​ Service (RGS)

RGS supports the research governance framework for all human research conducted within WA Health or accessing WA Health participants, their tissue or data.​

The RGS is a centralised IT system for investigators, project members, sponsors, Hospital Administrators/sites, Human Research Ethics Committees & Research Governance Offices to complete, submit, administer, track and report on ethics and governance documentation throughout the lifecycle of a project, including authorisation, monitoring, closure and publications.

All WA Health research project ethics and governance applications must be submitted via RGS. 

Help Wiki Guidelines for Using RGS

 About RGS - step by step guidelines on how to use RGS         Guidelines for monitoring until Stage 2 is implemented​

Quick Start for RGS Users - register, sign-in, update profile

Quic​k Start for Researchers & Hospital Administrators -           steps to complete, authorise & submit forms/documents

System Requirements for RGS - browser types required

Roles in RGS​ - security access based on role

FAQs & Glossary/Definitions

FREE ONLINE WAHTN GCP COURSE: Version 2 now available31/05/2017 5:59 AM
HOW TO GUIDE: RGS Training Manuals updated June 201726/06/2017 3:43 AM
READ: the inaugural RGS Newletter April 201725/05/2017 2:56 AM
RSSS Knowledge Translation - click for info23/06/2017 12:30 PM

Copyright © Department of Health WA  |  Terms of Use  |  Privacy Policy

Technical Assistance:

Hours: 7.30am to 5.00pm AWST (Mon - Fri)
WA Health employees: Contact your Service Desk
Non WA Health employees: Email