Labelling of Medicines - Australian Government


You will need to comply with these standards if you intend to package therapeutic goods or medicines for use within Australia. These standards include requirements for:
  • label size
  • font size
  • measurements of the product contained
  • product name
  • storage conditions
  • directions for use
  • further information as required.

You must submit your intended label to the administering agency before it is able to be placed on the market. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

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.

Administering agency

Department of Health

Therapeutic Goods Administration

Contact details

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