The public consultation on proposed changed to the Therapeutic Goods Advertising Code closes this Friday, 18 June 2021.
CMA have, in conjunction with our Regulatory Committee, developed a summary submission and recommendations in response to the Advertising Code consultation.
- Please click to access your member-only Word or PDF copy of CMA’s summary response and recommendations, which includes comparative examples relating to the potential effect of the proposed changes to advertisements.
- Please click here to also access a CMA document which compares existing and proposed 'health warnings' under the proposed changes to Schedule 1 of the Code (Table 1 and 2 of consultation paper).
Members are welcome to reference all or part of CMA's submission in your own submissions to the public consultation. Members are also welcome to copy certain positions into your submissions and make additional comments, examples, or provide alternative suggestions from the viewpoint of your company.
CMA's full submission on Friday will contain additional information, reasons and research references.
Submissions can be made via the Department of Health Consultation Hub: Proposed improvements to the Therapeutic Goods Advertising Code