The Central Commissioning Facility (CCF) manages and administers research programmes funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) including the Policy Research Programme (PRP) through this Research Management System (RMS). The research funded is independent and investigates a range of healthcare and related matters and assists in how research-based knowledge is applied across all healthcare sectors.


We highly recommend using Google Chrome to access the CCF RMS as this browser is used for system development.  If you must use Internet Explorer, please check that you are using version 11 or later.  If you have an older browser, please upgrade your browser to a recent version as soon as possible.

Existing users

Please log in to access your account.

New users

Please register with us to create your account using your institutional email address.

Please note that all new users require validation by the Central Commissioning Facility prior to receiving access to the system. We will endeavour to complete this validation process as soon as possible (within standard working hours) following completion of your initial registration

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