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Research Data Management

RMIT Policies & procedures

RMIT's researchers are required to comply with RMIT policy and process for managing research data.

National codes and statements

RMIT requires all research to be carried in accordance with the Australian Code for the Responsible Conduct of Research and the Singapore Statement on Research Integrity.

Human research needs to comply with the National Statement on Ethical Conduct in Human Research. Animal research must comply with the Australian Code for the Care and Use of Animals for Scientific Purposes

Funding bodies within Australia have developed data sharing requirements:

ARC and NHRMC Grants

The Australian Research Council (ARC) and the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) require research data management plans as part of the application process for grants and fellowships. For information on ARC and NHMRC funding schemes:

Use this short guide from ANDS to fill in the data management section of your ARC grant application. For more data issues to consider see the 'Creating a Plan' section of this Library Guide.