General Requirements for the Labelling of Biologicals - Australian Government


You must comply with these requirements if you intend to deposit blood, cells and tissues collected from a donor in a container.

These requirements must be complied with in all circumstances, including but not limited to:

  • collection at a pathology
  • collection at a hospital
  • collection at a general practitioners.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

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.

Act(s) name

Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 AG

Regulation(s) name

Therapeutic Goods Order No. 87 - General Requirements for the Labelling of Biologicals 2011 AG

Administering agency

Department of Health

Therapeutic Goods Administration

Contact details

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Therapeutic Goods Administration

Department of Health

Operating address: 136 Narrabundah Lane
Australian Capital Territory 2609
Mailing address: TGA, PO Box 100
Australian Capital Territory 2606
Phone: 1800 020 653