Human Tissue Authority

The regulator for human tissue and organs

Consent standards (C1-C3)

Key findings

21.  Consent is the fundamental principle of the HT Act. Inadequate SOPs covering the consent process, as well as concerns about consent forms and patient information sheets, were all issues identified during inspections. We also identified that staff training resources on consent were sometimes limited and required further improvement.

Last updated on: 3 Aug 2016