Protecting the Right to Enjoy Doping-Free Sport

When to apply for a TUE

There are specific requirements for when an athlete needs to apply for a TUE depending on their competition level. The search options below determine when an athlete needs to apply to UK Anti-Doping for a TUE.

International athletes (as defined by their International Federation) should submit TUE applications to their International Federation.

Sport NGB Level Info
Amateur Boxing N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:

1. Boxers in UK Anti-Doping's National Registered Testing Pool
2. GB Podium & Podium Potential Squads (Men & Women)
3. National Senior Squads for England, Scotland & Wales (Men & Women)

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Amateur Boxing N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF)
Aquatics N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:        

1. Athletes submitting their daily whereabouts to UKAD (that is, athletes in the National Registered Testing Pool and Domestic Testing Pool)*
2. British Swimming Podium & Podium Potential Swimming Squads
3. British Swimming Podium & Podium Potential Diving Squads
4. British Swimming Podium & Podium Potential Para Swimming Squads**
5. GBR Synchronised Swimming Squads
6. GBR Water Polo Squads
7. GBR High Diving Squads

* Athletes who are both included in the FINA Registered Testing Pool and are due to compete at a FINA event should apply direct to FINA.

** Athletes who appear on the IPC's list of International Level Athletes must apply directly to the IPC

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Aquatics N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Archery N/A Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Senior National Squads (Men, Women, Paralympic)

TUEs for National level athletes should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Archery N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Archers not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Athletics N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes submitting their daily whereabouts to UKAD (that is, athletes in the National Registered Testing Pool and Domestic Testing Pool)
2. Athletes selected for a Great Britain and Northern Ireland team to compete in Championship and Cup events organised by European Athletics or the International Association of Ultra Runners
3. Athletes competing at IAAF competitions (NB. athletes requiring a TUE at this level should apply directly to the IAAF through UK Athletics; a list of IAAF competitions can be found at https://www.iaaf.org/about-iaaf/documents/anti-doping)

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Athletics N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF)
Badminton N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:    

1. Senior National Squads (England, Scotland & Wales)
2. GB Senior Squad (Men & Women)

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Badminton N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Basketball Basketball England Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:      

1. Senior & U20 GB Squads
2. BBL Championship (Men)

*Players competing in FIBA competitions must submit their TUE application to the FIBA TUE Committee

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Basketball Basketball England Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).

Biathlon N/A Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes in UK Anti-Doping’s National Registered Testing Pool
2. GB Senior Squad

TUEs for National level athletes should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Biathlon N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Bobskeleton N/A Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. All BBSA WCPP athlete Talent – Elite

TUEs for National level athletes should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Bobskeleton N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Bobsleigh N/A Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes in UK Anti-Doping’s National Registered Testing Pool
2. GB Senior Squad
3. World Class Programme

TUEs for National level athletes should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Bobsleigh N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Bobsleigh N/A Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. GB Senior Squad
2. World Class Programme

TUEs for National level athletes should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Bobsleigh N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. GB National Youth Squad
2. TASS Programme
3. Futures Programme

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Boccia N/A Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. GB Squad

TUEs for National level athletes should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Boccia N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Bowls N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:        

1. National Team Players (i.e. England, Northern Ireland, Scotland & Wales)

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Bowls N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Canoeing N/A Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Canoeists included within UK Anti-Doping's National Registered Testing Pool or ICF Testing Pool
2. Canoeists (all disciplines) selected to compete in the following ICF and ECA Events: ICF World Championships, ECA European Championships. ICF World Cups and ECA Euro Cups

* Canoeists competing at the above levels should apply directly to the ICF TUE Committee

TUEs for National level athletes should be submitted to gemma.wiggs@britishcanoeing.org.uk for review by the ICF. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Canoeing N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Cricket N/A Advance A TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. First Class Counties (first team squad players)
2. England Men’s representative squads (Senior, EPP / Lions, U-19)
3. England Senior Women’s squad
4. Kia Super League

TUEs for National level players should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Cricket N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Players not listed under the categories described in the advance section.

*Players promoted to play in a one-off first class county first team cricket fixture can still apply for a TUE retrospectively should they be tested.

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Curling N/A Advance A TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. BC/RCCC World Class Performance Programme
2. WCF Registered Events (i.e. all World Championships, Continental Cup, European Championships, and European Challenge)

TUE applications should be submitted to World Curling Federation (WCF) for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Curling N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Cycling N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:

1. Riders submitting their daily whereabouts to UKAD (that is, riders in the National Registered Testing Pool and Domestic Testing Pool)
2. Senior Academy Riders
3. Junior Academy Riders
4. Riders competing for UCI Road Teams (World Tour, Women’s World Tour, Pro-Continental, and Continental Teams)
5. Riders competing at UCI competitions within the following disciplines: BMX, Cycle Speedway, Cyclo-X, MTB, Road, Time Trial, and Track (NB. riders requiring a TUE at this level should read the UCI guidance that can be found at http://www.uci.ch/clean-sport/therapeutic-use-exemptions/)

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Cycling N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF)
Darts (PDC) N/A Advance A TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Pro Tour Card Holders

TUEs for National level players should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Darts (PDC) N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Domestic Events not listed in National Level Section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Equestrian N/A Advance A TUE is required for riders at the following levels of competition:

1. World Class Podium Funded Riders
2. World Class Podium Potential Funded Riders

TUE applications should be submitted to FEI for review

TUE applications should be submitted to FEI for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Equestrian N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for riders at the following levels of competition:

1. Riders not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Riders have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Fencing N/A Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Senior GB Team (Men & Women)

TUEs for National level athletes should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Fencing N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Football Football Association Advance A TUE is required prior to using or possessing the banned substance/method for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Premier League (First team and U23)
2. Championship (First team and U23)
3. League 1 (First team and U23)
4. League 2 (First team and U23)
5. Registered scholars competing in the U18 Premier League
6. Women’s Super League

TUEs for players competing at the levels above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Football Football Association Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for all players at the following levels of competition

1. Players not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Football Scottish Football Association Advance A TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Premiership
2. Championship

TUEs for National level players should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Football Scottish Football Association Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Players not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Goalball N/A Advance A TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. GB Senior Squads (Men & Women)
2. GB U19 Squads (Men & Women)

TUEs for National level players should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Goalball N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Players not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Gymnastics N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:  

1. Athletes in UK Anti-Doping's National Registered Testing Pool
2. Senior National Squads (Aerobics, Artistic, Rhythmic, Sports acrobatics, Trampolining & Tumbling)

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Gymnastics N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Handball N/A Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. GB Senior Squad

TUEs for National level athletes should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Handball N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Hockey N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:    

1. GB Senior Squads
2. Senior & U21 National Squads (England, Scotland & Wales)
3. GB Development Group

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Hockey N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Ice Hockey N/A Advance A TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. GB Senior National Squad (Men & Women)
2. Elite League Teams (Men & Women)

TUEs for National level players should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Ice Hockey N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Ice Skating N/A Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Senior GB Squads (Figure, Short Track, Long Track, Synchronised)

TUEs for National level athletes should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Ice Skating N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Disability Powerlifting N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes in UK Anti-Doping's National Registered Testing Pool
2. IPC Sanctioned Events*

* Athletes who appear on the IPC's list of International Level Athletes must apply directly to the IPC

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Disability Powerlifting N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Judo N/A Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes in UK Anti-Doping’s National Registered Testing Pool
2. British Senior and Junior Squads
3. Any Athletes competing in an IJF competition

TUEs for National level players should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Judo N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF)
Lawn Tennis N/A Advance A TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Players in the National Registered Testing Pool
2. Players competing in ITF competitions (able-bodied & wheelchair players)

TUE applications should be submitted to IDTM for review.
Lawn Tennis N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Players not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Luge N/A Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. GB Senior Squad

TUEs for National level athletes should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Luge N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Modern Pentathlon N/A Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. GB Podium and Podium Potential squads*

*Athletes competing in UIPM or ECMP events should send any TUE applications to the UIPM

TUEs for National level athletes should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Modern Pentathlon N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Motor Sport N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:

1. Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship
2. Avon Tyres British GT Championship
3. BRDC British F3 Championship
4. F4 British Championship
5. TOYO Tires MSA British Rallycross Championship
6. Prestone MSA British Rally Championship
7. MSA British Historic Rally Championship
8. MSA British Drag Racing Championship

*Drivers competing in International events listed on the FIA International Sporting Calendar should apply directly to the FIA for a TUE (https://www.fia.com/therapeutic-use-exemptions)

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for competitors in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Motor Sport N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Competitions not listed under the categories described in the advance section
Netball N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:    

1. Senior & U21 National Squads (England, Scotland & Wales)

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Netball N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Football Irish Football Association Advance A TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Premiership

TUEs for National level players should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Football Irish Football Association Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Players not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Football 5 and 7 a side N/A Advance A TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. GB Senior Visually Impaired 5-a-side Squad
2. GB Senior Cerebral Palsy 7-a-side Squad

TUEs for National level players should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Football 5 and 7 a side N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Professional Boxing N/A Advance A TUE is required for boxers at the following levels of competition:

1. Title fights under the rules of the British Boxing Board of Control (i.e. British, European, Commonwealth, World).

TUEs for National level boxers should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Professional Boxing N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for boxers at the following levels of competition:

1. Boxers not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Boxers have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Rowing N/A Advance A TUE is required for rowers at the following levels of competition:

1. Rowers in UK Anti-Doping’s National Registered Testing Pool
2. GB Senior and U23 Squads
3. Athletes invited to GB Rowing Trials

TUEs for National level athletes should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Rowing N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Rugby League N/A Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. National Registered Testing Pool
2. Super League Teams (first team squad)
3. Championship
4. League 1
5. Players registered with clubs as reserve team or academy players

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF)
Rugby League N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section
Rugby Union Scottish Rugby Union Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Players in UK Anti-Doping’s National Registered Testing Pool
2. Scotland Men’s Squads (Senior, Scotland A, Sevens, U20s)*
3. Scotland Women’s Squad (Senior)*
4. Pro12 League teams
5. Tennent's Premiership

*International-Level Players and any other Players prior to their participation in any International Match, Series of International Matches or International Tournament organised by World Rugby must obtain a TUE from World Rugby’s TUE Committee in advance of the administration of the Prohibited Substance

TUEs for National level players should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Rugby Union Scottish Rugby Union Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Rugby Union Welsh Rugby Union Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Players in UK Anti-Doping's National Registered Testing Pool
2. Wales Men's Squads (Senior, Wales A, Sevens, U20s)*
3. Wales Women's Squad (Senior & Sevens)*
4. Pro14 League teams
5. Welsh Premiership
6. Welsh Championship
*International-Level Players and any other Players prior to their participation in any International Match, Series of International Matches or International Tournament organised by World Rugby must obtain a TUE from World Rugby’s TUE Committee in advance of the administration of the Prohibited Substance

TUEs for National level players should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Rugby Union Welsh Rugby Union Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Rugby Union Rugby Football Union Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Players in UK Anti-Doping's National Registered Testing Pool
2. England Men’s Squads (Senior, Saxons, Sevens, U20s)*
3. England Senior Women's Squads (Fifteens & Sevens)
4. Gallagher Premiership
5. Green King IPA Championship

*International-Level Players and any other Players prior to their participation in any International Match, Series of International Matches or International Tournament organised by World Rugby must obtain a TUE from World Rugby’s TUE Committee in advance of the administration of the Prohibited Substance"


TUEs for National level players should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Rugby Union Rugby Football Union Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF)
Sailing N/A Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. GB Performance Squads (Podium, Podium Potential, Podium Potential Pathway)


TUEs for National level athletes should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Sailing N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Sailors not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Shooting N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:  

1. World Class Performance Programme
2. GB Senior Able-Bodied Squads (Shotgun, Rifle & Pistol)
3. GB Senior Paralympic Squads (Rifle & Pistol)*
4. IPC World Cup Events*
*Athletes who appear on the IPC list of International Level Athletes must apply directly to the IPC

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Shooting N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for all athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF)
Sledge Hockey N/A Advance A TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. GB Senior Squads (Men & Women)

TUEs for National level players should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Sledge Hockey N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Snowsport Snowsport Great Britain Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:
1. Athletes in UK Anti-Doping’s National Registered Testing Pool
2. Europa Cup Alpine Team
3. Senior Cross Country Team
4. Europa Cup Freestyle Ski Teams (Development, Ski Half Pipe, Ski Slopestyle, Ski Big Air, Aerials, Ski Cross, Moguls)
5. Europa Cup Snowboard Teams (Development, Snowboard Cross & Freestyle)

* International Level athletes (i.e. included in FIS Registered Testing Pool and/or competing at the FIS World Cup or World Championships level) should in principle obtain TUE approvals directly from the FIS

TUEs for National level athletes should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Snowsport Snowsport Great Britain Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Squash N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:  

1. Senior National Squads (England, Scotland & Wales)

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Squash N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Squash have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Table Tennis N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:      

1. Senior National Squad (Men, Women, Paralympic)

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Table Tennis N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for players at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Players have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Taekwondo N/A Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes in UK Anti-Doping’s National Registered Testing Pool
2. GB Senior Squads (Men & Women)

TUEs for National level players should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Taekwondo N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Triathlon N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes submitting their daily whereabouts to UKAD (that is, athletes in the National Registered Testing Pool and Domestic Testing Pool)
2. Olympic World Class Programme Athletes
3. Paralympic World Class Programme Athletes
4. Elite Senior, U23, Junior and Para athletes competing at any ITU event

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Triathlon N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Volleyball N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:      

1. GB Senior Squads (Beach, Indoor & Sitting)

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Volleyball N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Weightlifting N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:    

1. Weightlifters in UK Anti-Doping's National Registered Testing Pool

Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Weightlifting N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF)
Football Football Association Wales Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Welsh Premier League

TUEs for National level players should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Football Football Association Wales Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Players not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF)
Wheelchair Basketball Great Britain Wheelchair Basketball Association Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. GB National Squad (Men & Women)

TUEs for National level players should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Wheelchair Basketball Great Britain Wheelchair Basketball Association Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF)
Wheelchair Curling Royal Caledonian Curling Club Advance A TUE is required for wheelchair curlers at the following levels of competition:

1. BC/RCCC World Class Performance Programme

TUE applications should be submitted to the World Curling Federation (WCF) for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Wheelchair Curling Royal Caledonian Curling Club Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for wheelchair curlers at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

* Athletes competing in designated WCF International events need to apply for a TUE in advance directly to WCF

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Curlers have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Wheelchair Fencing N/A Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. GB Senior Team

TUEs for National level athletes should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Wheelchair Fencing N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Wheelchair Rugby Other Advance A TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. GB Senior Squad

TUEs for National level athletes should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell's palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Wheelchair Rugby Other Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF).
Wrestling N/A Advance A TUE is required in advance of being selected for Doping Control at the following levels of competition:    

1. GB Senior Team


Emergency TUEs

TUE requests for athletes in the categories above should be submitted to UK Anti-Doping for review in advance of starting treatment. Only in emergency situations (e.g. allergic reaction, exacerbation of asthma, onset of bell’s palsy) should treatment begin without TUE approval.
Wrestling N/A Retroactive A Retroactive TUE is required for athletes at the following levels of competition:

1. Athletes not listed under the categories described in the advance section

RETROACTIVE PROCEDURE FOR A TUE
Athletes have five (5) working days to make a Retroactive TUE application to UK Anti-Doping following the receipt of an Adverse Analytical Finding (AAF)