The sponsor is responsible for applying to the TGA to have their therapeutic good included on the Australian Register of Therapeutic Goods (ARTG). In Australia, therapeutic goods must be included on the ARTG before they can be sold.
The sponsor must be a resident of Australia or be an incorporated body in Australia and conducting business in Australia where the representative of the company is residing in Australia.
For information on the role and responsibilities of a sponsor, as well as information on how to apply for an entry on the ARTG, please refer to the Industry section of our website.
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.