Growing Up in Australia - Study members


State/Territory Government schools

Letter of approval from Northern Territory

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Northern Territory Government
Department of Education and Training

Level 14, Mitchell Centre
55-59 Mitchell Street, Darwin

Postal address GPO Box 4821
Tel (08) 8999 3554
Fax (08) 8999 5788

email Pascal Tremblay
Our ref: 2013/0023

Dr Ben Edwards
Executive Manager, Longitudinal Studies
Australian Institute of Family Studies
Level 20
485 La Trobe Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Via email

Dear Dr. Edwards,

RE: RESEARCH APPLICATION: - 'Growing Up In Australia: The longitudinal Study of Australian Children" - Wave 5-8 (Amended letter)

I am pleased to advise that your application to conduct the above research is approved. Please note that the decision to participate in this project will be at the discretion of the respective school principals and relevant individuals. I advise that you liaise with the principals to reach a mutually convenient time for conducting the research so that disruption to students' learning is minimised.

I advise that it is mandatory for people who have contact or potential contact with children in certain specified areas of employment to hold a Working with Children Clearance Notice. Please ensure that you satisfy this requirement as per

The Department is interested in the findings of the research and as such I look forward to receiving a copy of the final report. If you require any further assistance you may contact the Research and Evaluation Team on 8999 5829.

Yours sincerely
Pascal Tremblay
Manager Strategic Research and Evaluation
2 May 2013