Blood and blood components (including haematopoietic progenitor cells ), are regulated under the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989 as medicines. Plasma-derived medical products are regulated as prescription medicines.
Regulation of blood Blood and blood components are regulated under the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989
The Department of Health and Aged Care acknowledges First Nations peoples as the Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia, and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to them and their cultures, and to all Elders both past and present.