Human Tissue Authority

The regulator for human tissue and organs

Organ Donation and Transplantation sector guidance

You can find information about how to meet the requirements of the Quality and Safety of Organs for Transplantation Regulations in our documentary framework.

Codes of Practice

Code of Practice F is published in two parts and provides information on the statutory and regulatory requirements for anyone working in the ODT sector.

For living donation, please see part one of Code of Practice F.

Further guidance documents are available on our website.

For deceased donation, please see part two of Code of Practice F.

Serious Adverse Events and Reactions (SAEARs)

You must report any Serious Adverse Events or Reactions to NHSBT within 24 hours of discovery.

You can find out more about reporting ODT SAEARs here.

Last updated on: 1 Jul 2020