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Recall coordinators for therapeutic goods

20 May 2022

Recall coordinators play an important part in the uniform recall procedure for therapeutic goods.

It is the responsibility of the TGA to provide up-to-date contact details for the state and territory recall coordinators as well as the Australian recall coordinator.

Australian Government recall coordinators

Contact details for Australian Government recall coordinators
Name Contact details

Mr Craig Davies

Ms Sharon Bennett

Ms Sarah Cropley

Mr Robert Shearan

Mr Nathan Coleman

Business hours: 02 6289 3129

Business hours: 02 6289 3572

Business hours: 02 6289 3613

Business hours: 02 6289 3504

Business hours: 02 6289 3500

Email: recalls@health.gov.au

Out of hours phone number: 0412 205 568

Medicine state & territory recall coordinators

Australian Capital Territory - medicine recalls
Name Contact details
Mr Michael Fitzsimons

Business hours: 02 5124 9208

Fax: 02 5124 9309

Email: pharmaceuticalservices@act.gov.au

Email: michael.fitzsimons@act.gov.au

New South Wales - medicine recalls
Name Contact details
Ms Patricia Bradd

Business hours: 02 9269 5506

Mobile: 0413 884 673

Email: CEC-Recalls@health.nsw.gov.au

Ms Judith Mackson

Business hours: 02 9391 9944

Mobile: 0411 145 562

Fax: 02 9424 5860

Email: jmac@doh.health.nsw.gov.au

Northern Territory - medicine recalls
Name Contact details
Ms Helgi Stone

Business hours: 08 8922 7035

Mobile: 0429 091 636

Fax: 08 8922 7200

Email: Helgi.stone@nt.gov.au

Email: poisonscontrol@nt.gov.au

Mr Peter Kern
alternative contact

Business hours: 08 8922 7340

Mobile: 0414 327 884

Fax: 08 8922 7200

Email: peter.kern@nt.gov.au

Email: poisonscontrol@nt.gov.au

Queensland - medicine recalls
Name Contact details
Mr Justin Lee

Business hours: 07 3708 5288

Mobile: 0438 334 678

Fax: 07 3708 5431

Email: InfoMSQ@health.qld.gov.au

South Australia - medicine recalls
Name Contact details
Ms Angela FitzHenry

Business hours: 08 8226 6169

Fax: 08 8463 5540

Email: angela.fitzhenry@sa.gov.au

Ms Naomi Burgess

Business hours: 08 8226 7080

Mobile: 0417 216 424

Fax: 08 8463 5540

Email: naomi.burgess@sa.gov.au

Tasmania - medicine recalls
Name Contact details
Ms Danica Ivkovic

Business hours: 03 6166 0400

Fax: 03 6166 0400

Email: danica.ivkovic@health.tas.gov.au

Email: alertsandrecalls@health.tas.gov.au

Mr Sam Halliday

Business hours: 03 6166 0400

Email: sam.halliday@health.tas.gov.au

Victoria - medicine recalls
Name Contact details
Ms Megan L Smith

Business hours: 03 9456 4216

Mobile: 0408 598 663

Email: Megan.L.Smith@health.vic.gov.au

Western Australia - medicine recalls
Name Contact details
Ms Meeghan Clay

Business hours: 08 9222 6883

Fax: 08 9222 2463

Email: Meeghan.Clay@health.wa.gov.au

Email: poisons@health.wa.gov.au

Medical device state & territory recall coordinators

Australian Capital Territory - medical device recalls
Name Contact details
Mr Michael Fitzsimons

Business hours: 02 5124 9208

Fax: 02 5124 9309

Email: pharmaceuticalservices@act.gov.au

Email: michael.fitzsimons@act.gov.au

New South Wales - medical device recalls
Name Contact details
Ms Patricia Bradd

Business hours: 02 9269 5506

Mobile: 0413 884 673

Email: CEC-Recalls@health.nsw.gov.au

Northern Territory - medical device recalls
Name Contact details
Ms Helgi Stone

Business hours: 08 8922 7035

Mobile: 0429 091 636

Fax: 08 8922 7200

Email: Helgi.stone@nt.gov.au

Email: poisonscontrol@nt.gov.au

Mr Peter Kern
alternative contact

Business hours: 08 8922 7340

Mobile: 0414 327 884

Fax: 08 8922 7200

Email: peter.kern@nt.gov.au

Email: poisonscontrol@nt.gov.au

Queensland - medical device recalls
Name Contact details
Ms Paisley Smith

Business hours: 07 3131 6732

Mobile: 0409 896 344

Fax: 07 3406 8035

Email: BTS_recalls@health.qld.gov.au

South Australia - medical device recalls
Name Contact details
Ms Anita Chambers

Business hours: 08 8226 6035

Email: anita.chambers@sa.gov.au

Ms Samantha Farrugia

Business hours: 08 8226 3329

Mobile: 0400 296 573

Email: sam.farrugia@sa.gov.au

Tasmania - medical device recalls
Name Contact details
Dr Jodi Glading

Business hours: 03 6166 0413

Mobile: 0437 008 611

Fax: 03 6166 3141

Email: Jodi.johnson-glading@health.tas.gov.au

Email: alertsandrecalls@health.tas.gov.au

Professor Anthony Lawler

Business hours: 03 6166 1015

Mobile: 0418 104 224

Fax: 03 6166 3141

Email: Anthony.lawler@health.tas.gov.au

Email: alertsandrecalls@health.tas.gov.au

Victoria - medical device recalls
Name Contact details
Ms Amy Shields

Business hours: 03 9456 3374

Email: systemsafety@safercare.vic.gov.au

Email: amy.shields@safercare.vic.gov.au

Western Australia - medical device recalls
Name Contact details
Ms Meeghan Clay

Business hours: 08 9222 6883

Fax: 08 9222 2463

Email: Meeghan.Clay@health.wa.gov.au

Email: poisons@health.wa.gov.au

Blood and human tissues state & territory recall coordinators

Australian Capital Territory - blood and human tissues recalls
Name Contact details
Mr Michael Fitzsimons

Business hours: 02 5124 9208

Fax: 02 5124 9309

Email: pharmaceuticalservices@act.gov.au

Email: michael.fitzsimons@act.gov.au

Northern Territory - blood and human tissues recalls
Name Contact details
Ms Kylie Wright

Business hours: 08 8922 8027

Fax: 08 8922 8048

Email: kylie.wright@nt.gov.au

New South Wales - blood and human tissues recalls
Name Contact details
Ms Patricia Bradd

Business hours: 02 9269 5506

Mobile: 0413 884 673

Email: CEC-Recalls@health.nsw.gov.au

Queensland - blood and human tissues recalls
Name Contact details
Ms Ellen Hawes

Business hours: 07 3708 5270

Mobile: 0439 762 662

Email: Ellen.Hawes@health.qld.gov.au

Email:

South Australia - blood and human tissues recalls
Name Contact details
Ms Susan Ireland

Business hours: 08 8226 6114

Mobile: 0401 120 340

Email: Susan.Ireland@sa.gov.au

Ms Romi Sinha

Business hours: 08 8226 7254

Email: Romi.Sinha@sa.gov.au

Tasmania - blood and human tissues recalls
Name Contact details
Dr Jodi Glading

Business hours: 03 6166 0413

Mobile: 0437 008 611

Fax: 03 6166 3141

Email: Jodi.johnson-glading@health.tas.gov.au

Email: alertsandrecalls@health.tas.gov.au

Professor Anthony Lawler

Business hours: 03 6166 1015

Mobile: 0418 104 224

Fax: 03 6166 3141

Email: anthony.lawler@health.tas.gov.au

Email: alertsandrecalls@health.tas.gov.au

Victoria - blood and human tissues recalls
Name Contact details
Mr Michael Furey

Business hours: 03 9595 1028

Mobile: 0437 450 070

Email: Michael.Furey@health.vic.gov.au

Western Australia - blood and human tissues recalls
Name Contact details
Ms Meeghan Clay

Business hours: 08 9222 6883

Fax: 08 9222 2463

Email: Meeghan.Clay@health.wa.gov.au

Email: poisons@health.wa.gov.au


Version history
Version Description of change Author Date
V2.0 Previously known as Appendix IV of the URPTG. Recalls and Case Management Section

Publication date: 3 October 2017

Implementation date: 15 January 2018

V3.0 Contact details Recalls and Case Management Section

Publication date: 5 October 2017

Implementation date: 15 January 2018

V3.1 Contact details Recalls and Case Management Section Publication date: 15 February 2018
V3.2 Updated contact details Recalls Section Publication date: 6 September 2018
V3.3 Updated contact details Recalls Section Publication date: 25 February 2019
V3.4 Updated contact details Recalls Section Publication date: 30 September 2019
V3.5 Updated contact details Recalls Section Publication date: 5 October 2021
V3.6 Updated contact details Recalls Section Publication date: 22 November 2021
V3.7 Updated contact details Recalls Section Publication date: 28 April 2022
V3.8 Updated contact details Recalls Section Publication date: 20 May 2022