As well as being registered with the Charity Commission (registration number 803716), we are currently working towards registration with the Care Quality Commission. Also, individual Departments have met specific accreditation and regulatory standards as follows:
Our donor registry is certified (certificate number 2008-003) by the World Marrow Donor Association in the following categories:
Anthony Nolan is registered with the Fundraising Regulator.
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Anthony Nolan additionally holds two Human Tissue Authority (HTA) licences. One covers our Registry, allowing us to carry out the following activities (licence number 22513):
The procurement, testing, distribution and/or import/export of tissues and/or cells intended for human application.
The other HTA licence is held by our Cell Therapy Centre in Nottingham, allowing our cord blood programme to carry out the following activities (licence number 22527):
The procurement, testing, processing, storage, and distribution of tissues and/or cells intended for human application.
Furthermore, our Cell Therapy Centre holds National Ethical Approval to act as a research tissue bank and has FACT-NetCord accreditation.
Our Histocompatibility Laboratory is also accredited by the United Kingdom Accreditation Service (UKAS reference number 8630) and the European Federation for Immunogenetics (EFI number 03-GB-005-995).
The Anthony Nolan Anti Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement for the Financial Year 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017 can be found here. This statement is designed to comply with the requirements of Section 54, Part 6 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015.