Human Tissue Authority

The regulator for human tissue and organs

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See our latest inspection reports

The HTA has made it easier for you to see our latest inspection reports.

Issue date:17 October 2017

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Public guides to the Codes of Practice published today

The first public guides to the Human Tissue Authority’s (HTA) Codes of Practice have been published today.

Issue date:05 October 2017

HTA Triennial Review Published

The HTA’s Triennial Review The HTA’s triennial review was conducted by the Cabinet Office to provide assurance to the Department of Health and the public that the HTA’s functions are still required and that we are operating efficiently.

Issue date:20 April 2017

Regulation of the Post Mortem Sector 2014 - 16: What we have learned

Regulation of the Post Mortem Sector 2014 - 16: What we have learned

Issue date:05 December 2016

Public confidence in donation is boosted by regulation, survey shows

Knowing there is a watchdog for tissue and organs makes people more confident to donate, according to a survey undertaken by Ipsos MORI, on behalf of the Human Tissue Authority (HTA

Issue date:26 November 2013

Professional confidence and advocacy in the HTA is highest yet, says survey

Confidence in the Human Tissue Authority (HTA) as a regulator is even higher than three years ago, according to a survey conducted by Ipsos MORI, commissioned by the HTA

Issue date:26 November 2013