The Anti-Doping Agency of Serbia (ADAS) was established by the Law on the Prevention of Doping in Sport adopted in 2005 by the Parliament of the Republic of Serbia. It began its work on January 10, 2006. Since its founding, ADAS has planned its activities in three directions, with the aim of realizing the mission and its program activities, such as: the implementation of doping control, education and research.
ADAS is characterized by continuous, intensive work on the construction of organizational, technological and innovative steps that are now being fulfilled under the leadership of a director and Managing board of 15 members, with the work of the Anti-Doping Board of 9 members, Since the establishment of ADAS, doping control has been done in over 100 international competitions, including controls at the largest multisport competitions.
International confirmation of quality and standards in the work and operation of ADAS is also cooperation with international organizations such as different IFs, ITA, Council of Europe and others.
The ITA has signed a cooperation agreement with ADAS in July 2020 in order to increase the efficiency of the anti-doping efforts of both organisations.