The TGA does not regulate:

  • Health Services
  • Foods
  • Cosmetics
  • Veterinary medicine
  • Health insurance
  • Chemicals

Before lodging an application, you should confirm that the product to be advertised is a therapeutic good. If you lodge an application relating to a product not regulated by the TGA, the TGA will not be able to consider the application.

For further information on what the TGA can and can’t do, or if you are unsure if your product is classified as a food, cosmetic or therapeutic good, please review the links in the Important Information box.

Sections 42DE and 42DF of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989

Refer to the guidance Applying to use a restricted representation in consumer advertising which sets out the requirements for preparing your application. We recommend that you refer to the restricted representation checklist before preparing and lodging your application.

For general privacy information, go to Privacy on TGA website.

The TGA is collecting personal information in this application form in order to contact the applicant about their application and to consider the application. The collection of personal information from this application and/or application form is authorised under Part 5-1 of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989.

The personal information within this application may be disclosed to certain TGA Advisory Committees under section 61(8)(b) of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989.

  1. Contact Details
  2. Product Details
  3. Restricted Representation(s) Sought
  4. Attachments
Who should we contact for correspondence relating to this application?
Postal Address