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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Information on medicines and medical devices

The TGA is publishing the latest information about medicines and medical devices as it relates to COVID-19 on this page.

Please read the information below before contacting the TGA to see if your question is already answered.

30 November 2020
A list of tests approved for inclusion in the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTG)
27 November 2020

Understand the regulatory process of how a COVID-19 vaccine application is submitted and assessed before a vaccine is approved for supply in Australia.

27 November 2020

Find information and guidance about the regulatory requirements and processes.

27 November 2020

Learn how the TGA is collaborating with international regulators to provide timely access to a COVID-19 vaccine.

26 November 2020
The TGA is undertaking a post-market review of face masks included in the ARTG. This page lists all face masks that have been cancelled from the ARTG during the review.
26 November 2020
A list of disinfectant products included in the ARTG with specific claims against SARS-Cov-2 (COVID 19) or COVID-19 on the product label.
23 November 2020
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the TGA has expedited approvals for inclusion of COVID-19 tests in the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTG). The TGA has commenced validation reviews of serology-based COVID-19 point-of-care tests included in the ARTG.
20 November 2020
A list of ventilators that meet minimum requirements and are permitted to be supplied under the COVID-19 Emergency Exemption.
19 November 2020
The TGA has issued an infringement notice for $13,320 to Sydney-based company Nafara Australia Pty Ltd (Nafara Australia) for the alleged unlawful importation of medical face masks in relation to COVID-19.
19 November 2020
The TGA has has issued four infringement notices totalling $10,656 to a man from Sydney for the alleged unlawful advertising of hydrogen peroxide and Condy's crystals (potassium permanganate)


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Department of Health

Coronavirus (COVID-19) health alert — for information and advice not specific to therapeutic goods.

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