Human Tissue Authority

The regulator for human tissue and organs

Policies

Published: 23 October 2014
The standards that establishments licensed under an HTA post mortem licence should meet
Published: 23 October 2014
Policy on the management and traceability of tissue samples retained by independent pathologists
Published: 23 October 2014
Policy on consent for post-mortem examination and tissue retention under the Human Tissue Act 2004
Published: 23 October 2014
To help those preparing for a pandemic situation, the HTA has produced guidance on temporary body storage arrangements and licensing requirements.
Published: 23 October 2014
A Channel 4 Dispatches programme in March 2014 highlighted pregnancy loss and the disposal of fetal remains.
Published: 23 October 2014
The standards that establishments licensed under an HTA anatomy licence should meet
Published: 23 October 2014
HTA position statement on storage of human material for teaching by schools and colleges
Published: 23 October 2014
Position statement on the disposal of anatomical specimens, former anatomical specimens and body parts (including those that have been imported).
Published: 23 October 2014
This page provided information on the licensing of procurement organisations by the HTA, including the deadline for applying for a licence and the licence fee.
Published: 23 October 2014
Information on the licensing requirements under the Human Tissue (Quality and Safety for Human Application) Regulations 2007 (Q&S Regulations).
Published: 23 October 2014
New guidance on completing an HTA Preparation Process Dossier
Published: 23 October 2014
Your options for cord blood banking, the benefits, public vs. private and what questions to ask your cord blood bank
Published: 23 October 2014
This page provides background information on the implementation of the EU Tissue and Cells Directive via the Human Tissue (Quality and Safety for Human Application) Regulations 2007.
Published: 23 October 2014
Here you will find information on Designated Individuals (DIs) and Licence Holders (LHs) under the Human Tissue (Quality and Safety for Human Application) Regulations 2007
Published: 23 October 2014
Guide to the HTA system for the reporting SAEARs that are linked to the procurement, testing, processing, preservation, storage and distribution of human tissues and cells.
Published: 23 October 2014
The list provides guidance to the human application sector on which types of ‘tissues and cells’ are regulated under the Human Tissue (Quality and Safety for Human Application) Regulations 2007.
Published: 23 October 2014
Joint position statement on the regulating human embryonic stem cell lines for human application
Published: 23 October 2014
Guide to Quality and Safety Assurance for Human Tissues and Cells for Patient Treatment
Published: 23 October 2014
On this page you can download the model consent forms and the authorisation for loan form.
Published: 23 October 2014
Information for anatomy schools, including anatomy forms, consent forms and bequeathal booklets

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