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MMDR: Further reviews

14 November 2018

The Australian Government Response to the Review of Medicines and Medical Devices Regulation agreed to undertake further reviews to potentially streamline the regulatory framework for low-risk products and increase consumer access to these products.

The further reviews include a review of the regulatory framework for low-risk products and a review of the Scheduling Policy Framework for medicines.

Reforms

The future regulation of low risk products

A range of options for the future regulation of low risk products was released for public consultation to inform future regulatory directions.

Scheduling Policy Framework

In collaboration with state and territory jurisdictions, changes have been made to create a new Scheduling Policy Framework and Scheduling Handbook.

Further information

MMDR consultations

All consultations related to the Medicines and Medical Devices Regulation Review

Consultations conducted in relation to further reviews.

Up-to-date information about the reforms and their status.

Information on the Review of Medicines and Medical Devices Regulation, including links to the complete Review and the Australian Government's response.