Researchers should use the standard research collaboration agreement template depending on the type of research. Current versions for the templates should be used. Clauses in the body of a research agreement should not be changed. Any changes must be referenced in the special conditions, and might require legal review.
Template form examples:
|For investigator-initiated collaborative research projects||Use standard Research Collaboration Agreement form. Guidance for Monash Partners Research Collaboration Agreement.|
|For Clinical Trials||Use standard Medicines Australia Clinical Trial Research Agreement (CTRA forms) on the Medicines Australia website|
|For local sponsor and HREC||Use standard Indemnity form on Medicines Australia website|
|For Commercial Sponsors||Refer to Victorian Managed Insurance Authority (VMIA) guide|