Frequently Asked Questions


MANDATE is a movement to encourage men to take ownership of their health and rally together to support solution focused Australian men's health research.

Research funded by MANDATE events mean that we can continue to fund better diagnostics, treatments and preventatives for serious health issues facing Australian males.

MANDATE Funds go to research conducted at the PA Campus which is home to the world's first cancer vaccine, Gardasil, the Australian Prostate Cancer Centre, the Australian Head and Neck Cancer Centre, the Translational Research Institute and so much more. Your funds will well and truly be supporting our best chances of bringing to life the next great medical discovery, which could save the life of someone you love.

Signing up to MANDATE is simple (and free)! Click here to sign up, and follow the simple steps to create your personalised profile page where you can receive donations, post updates, and share your profile page.

Help us fund crucial prostate cancer projects at the PA campus - this site accelerates research outcomes directly to the patient and community. It might just save the life of a male that you know and love.

Daily our doctors save lives, hundreds, thousands of lives and while they are doing that – they are also contributing to research whenever they can. Sadly more often than not they fall short where funds aren't available to do this clinical research which ends up seeing life-saving ideas taking a backseat.

Without funds from people like you and our community to progress research into this facility global breakthroughs like the cervical cancer vaccine, developed at the PA might not ever see the light of day.

We have the research facility now – but we need your help to put the right people and research projects in it to save lives.

The MANDATE movement is campaigning for the health of all men across Australia urgently needs your support to fund men's health research projects especially prostate cancer projects, these funds will give us the manpower to get the clinical trials off the ground and translate to better health.

Global understanding of diseases from an engine room staffed by some of Australia's greatest minds who are not working separate but together.

For Participants

After you've logged in to your MANDATE account, you will be directed to your profile page.

Click here to Login.

By signing up, you will have created your own MANDATE profile page. This profile page has a unique URL / link that you can share with family, friends and colleagues to encourage donations. We also have a number of fundraising ideas to help you raise money.

On your profile page, people can make a donation through our secure payment gateway using a valid credit card or Paypal.

If you've forgotten your password, please click here.

Once you have entered your registered email address, you will be emailed a link to reset your password. Make sure you enter your password accurately, as all passwords are case sensitive.

Your username is the email address you used during registration – please email [email protected] if you cannot remember the email you registered with.

First, you will need to be signed up as an individual. Please click here to sign up.

Once you have signed up, you can create or join a team from your profile page. On the left hand column of the page, scroll down to 'Join a Team' and you can select to 'Create a Team' or 'Find a Team' to join.

For Donors

Yes, the PA Research Foundation is a Health Promotion Charity (HPC) with Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status registered under ABN 66 114 027 649 by the Australian Tax Office.

Donations over $2 are tax deductible.

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