Human Tissue Authority

The regulator for human tissue and organs


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: 20 December 2019
From Monday 6 January 2020, we will begin to collect annual activity data from establishments in the Human Application sector
Published: 03 October 2019
Published: 20 August 2019
Guidance for HTA establishments in the event of a 'no deal' scenario
Published: 23 July 2019
Organ donation and transplant - HTA standards
Published: 15 May 2019
We have developed a series of quizzes on the fundamental requirements of our governing legislation
Published: 04 April 2019