We license more than 800 establishments that store and use human tissue for purposes such as patient treatment, organ transplantation, post mortem examination, research, teaching, and public exhibitions. The information below covers applying for a licence, the roles of people named on a licence, adding new activities to a licence, extending the area of premises being licensed, adding satellite sites and challenging HTA licensing decisions.
Applying for our licences
Find out about the various licences we issue, and how you can apply for one.
All your licencing questions answered in our in-depth licencing frequently asked questions.
Licensing under the Human Tissue Act 2004
Guidance on how the HT Act affects licensing, including specific guidance for Designated Individuals and Licence Holders.