Human Tissue Authority

The regulator for human tissue and organs

Guidance for professionals

The filter and search function on this page allows you to refine down the full list of guidance that we provide for professionals to find specific items. Common searches for the HTA codes of practice and standards, licensing, fees and inspection information or for specific information for each of our regulated sectors can be found using the menu items above.

Information for anatomy schools, including anatomy forms, consent forms and bequeathal booklets
Submit your Accredited Assessor reports
  • Bone marrow donation
  • Portal guidance
As part of our regulatory function the HTA carries out inspections of licensed establishments. This page provides more information about the inspection process.
The standards that establishments licensed under an HTA human application licence should meet
  • HTA standards
  • Licensing
Information about HTA Accredited Assessors (AAs)
  • Bone marrow donation
Information about challenging an HTA licensing decision
  • General licensing
  • Licensing
HTA position statement on the regulation of acellular material.
  • Acellular material
  • Transplants
A guide for transplant teams and Independent Assessors
  • Transplants
  • Living organ donation
  • Organ donation and transplantation
  • Independent Assessors
Designated Individuals and Licence Holders both play key roles in the licensing arrangements under the Human Tissue Act (2004). This section explains the roles and responsibilities of these individuals.
  • General licensing
  • Licensing
Guidance for establishments licensed under the Human Tissue (Quality and Safety for Human Application) Regulations 2007 who are involved in the procurement, receipt and acceptance of umbilical cord blood.
  • Cord Blood
  • Regenerative medicine
  • Stem cells

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