The National Medical Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) takes seriously its obligation to make the information on this website accessible to all Australians.

All content hosted on this website is designed and constructed in accordance with the World Wide Web Consortium’s Web Content Accessibility GuidelinesAudioColour blindnessVisual acuityPeripheral compatibility.

NHMRC is committed to the Australian Government’s adoption and implementation of Web Content Accessibility Guidelines version 2.0 (WCAG 2.0) at Level AA.  WCAG 2.0 sets an improved level of accessibility to cater to the needs of a constantly evolving and increasingly dynamic web environment. 

Downloadable Documents

This website has a limited number of documents that cannot be provided in HTML format. Also, to assist users to download and share web content, some documents are available in Portable Document Format (PDF). We have taken steps to ensure where possible that alternate formats are available, commonly Rich Text Format (RTF). To access PDF files download the free Acrobat Reader.

Interpreter service

If you need an interpreter, or have other accessibility requirements, please email with your request.

If you have a hearing or speech impairment you can use the National Relay Service (NRS) to make a call. More information is available on the NRS website. TTY/voice calls 133 677, Speak and listen 1300 555 727, SMS Relay 0423 677 767.

Contact Us

Please contact to request assistance on accessibility requirements.