7 June 2016: IRAS updated to v5.3.1. This version is primarily a maintenance release; however it also includes some minor updates to embedded guidance, removal of question A6-3 and an update affecting ARSAC applications. Applicants are recommended to refer to the Updates page for more information about for more information.
20 May 2016: IRAS e-learning module updated. The
revised module, which is free to use and provides an overview of the
functionality in IRAS, can be accessed via the horizontal toolbar at the top of
3 April 2016: IRAS updated to v5.3.
HRA Approval is now the process for applying for approvals for all project-based research in the NHS led from England. This version release includes updates to support this stage of HRA Approval implementation. Applicants are strongly recommended to refer to the Updates page for more information.