All members of Australia's sporting community can now access a range of anti-doping education programs and contribute to protecting our national sporting integrity.

Anti-doping rule violations

Under the World Anti-Doping Code there are ten possible Anti-Doping Rule Violations.

Rule violation management process

Australia has a robust process in place to determine if an athlete or support person has committed a possible anti-doping rule violation (ADRV). This process is legislated and at its heart is the notion of procedural fairness.

World Anti-Doping Code

First adopted in 2004, the Code is the document that harmonises regulations regarding anti-doping across all sports and all countries. The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) considers the Code to be a live document by evolving and building on the experience gained over time.


We are a non-corporate Commonwealth entity under the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 and our staff are employed under the

Annual reports

The Annual Report provides Members of Parliament, Senators and the public with a detailed description of our activities during each financial year, reporting against planned outcomes and performance targets identified in the Health Portfolio Budget Statements.



Our vision

Clean, fair sport

Our purpose

To protect the health of athletes and the integrity of Australian sport by minimising the risk of doping.

Parents' Guide to Clean Sport

The pressure to train hard, compete and achieve at a high level can lead athletes to entertain dangerous options presented as shortcuts, such as extreme dieting, excessive training, taking supplements, and doping.

On Side - official podcast of ASADA

Welcome to On Side, the official podcast of ASADA.

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