Australian Code of Good Wholesaling Practice for Medicines in Schedules 2, 3, 4 and 8 - Australian Government

Description

You may be required to comply with this code if you intend to be involved in the wholesale distribution of therapeutic goods, including biologicals, medicinal products and medical devices for human use.

The code sets out requirements for the use of:

  • buildings and facilities
  • training and functions of personnel
  • storage and handling of stock
  • processing of records and complaints.
  • transportation
  • security arrangements and procedures
  • additional measures for management of controlled drugs and other goods with high illicit value

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Department of Health

Therapeutic Goods Administration

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Information Officer

Operating address: 136 Narrabundah Lane
Symonston
Australian Capital Territory 2609
Mailing address: PO BOX 100
Woden, Australian Capital Territory 2606
Phone: 02 6232 8644
Fax: 02 6203 1605
Email: info@tga.gov.au