Human Tissue Authority

The regulator for human tissue and organs

Definition of public display

The HTA defines public display as an exhibition, show or display in which the body of a deceased person or relevant material which has come from the body of a deceased person is used for the purpose of being exposed to view by the public.
The HTA does not license the display of photographic or electronic images, for example on TV or in a textbook.

Last updated on: 2 Jan 2015