Advertising: Stakeholder engagement and reforms

5 October 2018

The TGA engages with stakeholders in a number of ways, including face to face consultations, roadshows, and webinars. Proposed changes to the advertising framework, including engagement strategies, will also be made available here.

Advertising consultations

Consultation: Proposed therapeutic goods advertising code guidance
Consultation on proposed guidance to support the Therapeutic Goods Advertising Code 2018 (which is effective from 1 January 2019)

Advertising therapeutic goods (closed consultations & reviews)
Consultations and reviews that have occurred since 2017

Advertising reforms

Therapeutic goods advertising changes: Update 5 October 2018
An important update on a number of changes to the regulatory framework for advertising of therapeutic goods occurring in 2018 and early 2019

Reforms to the therapeutic goods advertising framework
A number of changes to the regulatory framework for advertising of therapeutic goods will be made between 2018 and 2020

Simplified and improved arrangements for handling therapeutic goods advertising complaints
From 1 July 2018, the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) assumed responsibility for receiving and considering all complaints about therapeutic goods advertisements directed to the public under a simplified complaints system

Advertising reforms questions & answers
Answers to commonly asked questions about the advertising reforms

Advertising therapeutic goods (closed consultations & reviews)
Consultations and reviews that have occurred since 2017