The Ethics Committee on Assisted Reproductive Technology (ECART) is a ministerial committee established under section 27 of the Human Assisted Reproductive Technology (HART) Act 2004(external link). ECART reviews, determines and monitors applications for assisted reproductive procedures and human reproductive research.

ECART application information and advice

Please contact your nearest fertility clinic for information and advice on how to make an application to ECART.

You are also welcome to contact the ECART secretariat for any application process-related queries by email at: or by phone on 04 819 6837.

Last modified: