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TGO No. 78 Orders/Other as made
This Order supersedes Therapeutic Goods Order No. 56 - General standard for tablets, pills and capsules, made on 19 September 1996 to introduce changes sought by the industry sectors to modernise requirements relating to the quality of tablets (but not including pills) and capsules, and is largely consistent with international standards, where such exist.
Administered by: Health
General Comments: Transition Arrangements (1) On or before 31 October 2010 each medicine to which this Order applies must comply with either: (i) the requirements specified in this Order, or (ii) the requirements specified in Therapeutic Goods Order No 56 General standard for tablets, pills and capsules. (2) On and from 1 November 2010 each medicine to which this Order applies must comply with the requirements specified in this Order.
Registered 06 Nov 2008
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR10-Nov-2008
Tabled Senate10-Nov-2008
Date of repeal 31 Mar 2019
Repealed by Therapeutic Goods (Standard for Tablets, Capsules and Pills) (TGO 101) Order 2019

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Therapeutic Goods Order No. 78 - Standard for Tablets and Capsules (29/10/2008)
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