Informed Consent Form & Information Letter

TCPS 2 (2014) in PDF .
TCPS 2 (2014) has replaced the 2nd edition of the TCPS (2010) as the official human research ethics policy of the Agencies. All reviews and consultations provided by CREO are guided by the TCPS’ 2nd edition.
Chapter 3 of the TCPS provides the ethical requirements for consent in research involving humans.


This PDF contains the 12-point consent process outlined in TCPS 2 (2010). This information is required in a consent form for any research participants.


CREO’s Guidelines for an Informed Consent Form/Information Letter.
These guidelines have been created by CREO to support you in the development of an information/consent form for a research project. Keep in mind that there may be unique considerations based on the project and population you are working with.