The Regulations allow the TGA to waive or reduce the fees payable for certain services in limited circumstances. These involve applications for registration of orphan drugs, and for the registration and variation of prescription medicines in response to a public health emergency.
Annual charges are a tax imposed on users of the regulatory scheme.
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.