Knowing what countries to submit clinical trial results summaries to is the easy part. What becomes difficult is learning the intricacies and transparency requirements of every clinical trial registry globally, including the Australian New Zealand Clinical Trials Registry (ANZCTR). Here is an overview of this registry:

Registry name: Australian New Zealand Clinical Trials Registry (ANZCTR)

Country: Australia, New Zealand

Year established: 2005

Points of interest:

  • The ANZCTR is an online public registry of clinical trials, held at the NHMRC Clinical Trials Centre, University of Sydney.
  • Registration of clinical trials is not legally required in Australia or New Zealand.
  • Currently, all trials registered on with a recruitment site in Australia and/or New Zealand are automatically imported and displayed on the ANZCTR website.
  • Data fields imported from may require additional details in order to meet ANZCTR registration standards.
  • Learn how to register a trial on ANZCTR

New of interest:

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