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Submissions received: Consultation Regulation Impact Statement: Regulating the advertising of therapeutic goods to the general public

12 March 2014

Consultation on proposals aimed at amending the regulatory framework for advertising of therapeutic goods to the general public closed on 19 July 2013.

A total of 1276 submissions were received by the TGA in response to the Consultation Regulation Impact Statement: Regulating the advertising of therapeutic goods to the general public. The vast majority were from complementary-therapy practitioners in response to proposal 6 of the consultation RIS. Most of these submissions supported the status quo in relation to this proposal.

The remaining submissions addressed some or all of the proposals in the consultation RIS and these are published below apart from those marked as confidential.

Consultation feedback

The government is considering this consultation and possible amendments to the advertising framework within the broader government deregulatory framework. Further feedback will be published on this website as it becomes available.

More information

Any questions relating to these submissions should be directed to the Project Officer, by email at advertising.consultation@tga.gov.au or by telephone on: 02 6232 8560.

Submissions received

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