Learn how the regulations for disinfectants and sterilants vary, depending on their intended purpose.
We regulate disinfectants and and sterilants several different ways, depending on the individual product's intended purpose.
For information on the different regulatory pathway go to https://www.tga.gov.au/disinfectants-sterilants-and-sanitary-products
Disinfectants, sterilants and sanitary products
Changes to labelling and regulation of hard surface disinfectants (commencing 1 April 2019)
Appropriate use of disinfectants: Information for consumers, health professionals and healthcare facilities
Regulation of cleaners and disinfectants: Information for sponsors and manufacturers
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