Government Regulations - Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA)

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Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA)

Homoeopaths, along with other complementary practitioners, are also regulated by the Therapeutic Goods administration with regard to advertising and therapeutic claims.

Homoeopathic practitioners are exempted from legislation that covers the 'Manufacturing of therapeutic goods':

where the preparation is for use in the course of his or her business and:

  1. the preparations are manufactured on premises that the person carrying on the business occupies and that he or she is able to close so as to exclude the public; and

  2. the person carrying on the business:

    1. supplies the preparation for administration to a particular person after consulting with that person; and

    2. uses his or her judgement as to the treatment required.

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