Human Tissue Authority

The regulator for human tissue and organs

News

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Government’s consultation on organ donation opt-out system in England now open

Today the Department of Health have launched their public consultation on changing to an ‘opt-out’ system of organ donation, to improve organ donation rates in England.

Issue date:11 December 2017

Featured news

HTA announces licence fees for 2018/19

Today the Human Tissue Authority (HTA) has announced licence fee levels for the 2018/19 business year. The new licence fees come into effect from April 2018 and will be calculated on the same basis as 2017/18.

Issue date:11 December 2017

Job Vacancy - Public Engagement Officer

We are looking to recruit a Public Engagement Officer who will take the lead on developing content for our website to ensure the HTA is providing up to date, accessible and clear information for the public.

Issue date:09 January 2017

New members of Human Tissue Authority wanted

The HTA is looking for four new board members.

Issue date:23 May 2014

New Chair of HTA recruitment advert

The Secretary of State for Health is currently recruiting for a new Chair of the Human Tissue Authority.

Issue date:16 January 2014