Obtaining Consent

What does the TCPS2 say about the Consent Process?

Outlines what the TCPS2 says about the information which should be communicated during the consent process. This inforamtion is paraphrased from the discussion of Article 3.2.

What are the best practices for creating information/consent documents?

Some best practices when considering how to create information/consent documents.

Informed Consent/Information Letter Guide

This document will walk you through the process of creating an info/consent document.

Consent Checklist

Use this checklist to make sure you've remembered to include everything in your information/consent document.

Sample information/consent documents

Samples of how other researchers have created documents which provide the necessary consent information to participants. These are NOT meant to be templates but instead, provide samples of how communication of consent information can be approached.