It is the National Anti-Doping Organizations (NADOs) signatories of the World Anti-Doping Code, such as the Monegasque Anti-Doping Committee, which are independently responsible for monitoring their country's athletes in and out of competition.
To be recognized by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), they must :
- accept the rules and principles of the Code,
- amend its rules and policies to include the mandatory articles and principles of the Code;
- apply its amended rules and policies in accordance with the Code.