Current News

The most recent media statements, Ministerial media statements and blogs.

20 December 2017

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority’s (ASADA) office will be closed for the Christmas and New Year holidays from Friday, 22 December until Tuesday, 2 January 2018.  

19 December 2017

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) today acknowledged the decision of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to sanction former Australian Motocross Champion Matt Moss for the pr

6 December 2017

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority applauds the decision by the International Olympic Committee to ban Russia from the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Games. 

14 November 2017

The Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) and the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) have today announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) designed to enhance coo

10 November 2017

Part of being a great athlete is being able to perform your best, even under pressure.

10 November 2017

ASADA has today released a series of anti-doping videos designed to help athletes cope with the pressures of life in sport and prevent doping.

9 November 2017

In the wake of a recent article which advertised peptides as ‘the legal performance enhancer even doctors are using’, ASADA has today issued a stark warning on the safety of peptides and other subs

7 November 2017

In a bid to protect athletes from dangerous substances, two Australians have been added to the global list of support personnel banned from interacting with athletes and sports.

27 October 2017

The statement below was submitted by the CEO of ASADA, David Sharpe, to the Senate Estimates Committee on Thursday 26 October 2017.

Chair and Committee members,

16 October 2017

Common supplement ingredients DMBA and DMHA, which are prohibited in sport, have in effect been banned by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) due to risks to human health.