Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA)
ASADA is the government statutory authority responsible for driving pure performance in Australian sport. Its mission is to protect Australia's sporting integrity through the elimination of doping. ASADA offers a range of anti-doping education (e-learning) opportunities for individuals, clubs, schools, state and national sporting organisations.
To check your medication, use the check your substances on DRO.
Athletes may also need to use a prohibited medication to treat a legitimate medical condition. A Therapeutic Use Exemption allows athletes to use an otherwise prohibited substance.
ASADA has a Parents' Guide to Clean Sport resource for parents, teachers and coaches to help children achieve their sporting goals and also protect them from the potential pitfalls of doping. The Parents’ Guide to Clean Sport is available both as a brochure and as a short 15-20min online course. It covers topics such as healthy sport cultures, nutrition, the risks of supplements and doping risk factors, and includes links to websites for further useful information.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA)
WADA leads a collaborative worldwide movement for doping-free sport. Its key activities include scientific research, education, development of anti-doping capacities, and monitoring of the World Anti-Doping Code.
Anti-Doping and Meat Contamination
Amendments to the World Anti-Doping Code (Code) will assist anti-doping organisations manage cases of potential clenbuterol meat contamination and ensure that cases are managed fairly for all athletes.