Human Tissue Authority

The regulator for human tissue and organs


Published: 23 March 2021
Information on HTA licence forms for establishments working with human tissues and cells for human application
Published: 11 March 2021
Guidance on HTA virtual assessments
Published: 21 December 2020
Information on HTA licence fees can be found on this page
Published: 15 December 2020
Guidance that all Organ Donation and Transplantation sector establishments must follow
Published: 22 October 2020
HTA-licensed establishments in the Post Mortem sector should have documented contingency plans in place to prepare for winter pressures.
Published: 13 October 2020
Incidents or near-miss incidents – what we have learned:
Published: 13 October 2020
The HTA traceability licensing standards aim to ensure that procedures to identify the deceased are robust. This is important to protect the dignity of the deceased.
Published: 30 September 2020
Key themes from the questionnaire regarding activity during the peak of the pandemic
Published: 22 May 2020
Transplant units and Stem Cell coordinators must use the updated template referral letter when referring a case to the HTA. 
Published: 19 May 2020
The list of material that require express consent
Published: 11 May 2020
This page is aimed at transplant centres considering using alternative premises to resume their transplant programmes
Published: 26 December 2019
Information about our licence fees for all sectors can be found on this page
Published: 03 October 2019