British Pharmacopoeia - Australian Government


You may be required to comply with this code if you intend to manufacture or conduct research in relation to therapeutic goods or biologicals.

The British Pharmacopoeia is the principal standard applying to medicines and other therapeutic goods that are not medical devices. This document provides an authoritative collection of standards for medicinal substances and is an essential reference point for everyone involved in their research, development and manufacture.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All British Pharmacopoeia 2024 (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Therapeutic Goods Regulations 1990 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Health and Aged Care

Therapeutic Goods Administration

Contact details

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