The 2016 List of Prohibited Substances and Methods came into effect on 1 January 2016. The List can be downloaded from the IFA website. In addition to the print and PDF formats, the List and its related documents are available for mobile devices on the WADA website and as an free WADA iPhone application.

Since 2004, and as mandated by World Anti-Doping Code, WADA has published an annual List of Prohibited Substances and Methods. The substances and methods on the List are classified by different categories (e.g., steroids, stimulants, gene doping). A summary of modifications to the 2016 Prohibited List can be found on WADA’s website.