United States Pharmacopeia - Australian Government


You must comply with this Pharmacopeia if you intend to export medicine from Australia into the United States of America (USA).

Prior to the exporting the medicine, you must be able to show:

  • the medicine meets the regulatory requirements listed in this Pharmacopeia
  • if the medicine is regulated as a product other than a type of medicine in the USA then it must meet the regulatory requirements for such products
  • evidence demonstrating the relevant authority in the USA has confirmed its willingness to accept the medicine or confirmed it would have no objection to importing the medicine.

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 Australian Government

Regulation(s) name

Therapeutic Goods Regulations 1990 Australian Government

Administering agency

Department of Health and Aged Care

Therapeutic Goods Administration

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