About Us

The National Dope Testing Laboratory (NDTL) is a premier analytical testing & research organization established as autonomous body under Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India. It is the only laboratory in the country responsible for human sports dope testing. It has significantly diversified its activities and roles by setting up unique dope testing facility and proficiency testing provider scheme for forensic and analytical drug testing laboratories. It is accredited by National Accreditation Board for Testing & Calibration Laboratories, NABL (ISO/IEC 17025:2005) for human & horse dope testing and World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) (2008) for testing of urine & blood samples from human sports. NDTL is one of the 35 WADA accredited laboratories in the world. NDTL has acquired ISO/IEC: 17043:2010 for Proficiency Testing program by NABL in 2014. It is one of the modern & state of art laboratory in the country equipped with latest analytical instrumentation.