DEA in Research

US Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administration Diversion Control Division

RLSS maintains safety and compliance for the University of Arizona for laboratories working with DEA Controlled Substances and List 1 & 2 Chemicals. Through consultation with the Local and National DEA Offices, the following handbook is available to researchers on campus to utilize, to ensure compliance and adherence to regulations in their laboratory.

Below are the extracted forms from the UArizona DEA Controlled Substances in Research Handbook. These forms must be utilized to ensure continuity of the program across the University.

To schedule a DEA consultation on regulations, requirements, and general compliance, please submit a request at

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