Human Tissue Authority

The regulator for human tissue and organs

HTA position statement on storage of human material for teaching by schools and colleges
  • Anatomy
Submit your Accredited Assessor reports
  • Bone marrow donation
  • Portal guidance
This section contains guidance about when an HTA licence is required and which application form you need to complete.
  • General licensing
Position statement on the disposal of anatomical specimens, former anatomical specimens and body parts (including those that have been imported).
  • Anatomical specimen
  • Disposal
Information about HTA Accredited Assessors (AAs)
  • Bone marrow donation
This section provides details on how to make changes to your licence. It can take up to 20 working days to assess a completed variation request and issue new licensing certificates, so please ensure that any request is submitted sufficiently in advance of
On this page you can download the model consent forms and the authorisation for loan form.
A guide for transplant teams and Independent Assessors
  • Transplants
  • Living organ donation
  • Organ donation and transplantation
  • Independent Assessors
As part of our regulatory function the HTA carries out inspections of licensed establishments. This page provides more information about the inspection process.
Information for anatomy schools, including anatomy forms, consent forms and bequeathal booklets