The following list is a summary of the most important guidelines that are currently in use in the fields of forensic toxicology, analytical toxicology and allied areas.

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SWGTOX - the Scientific Working Group for Forensic Toxicology,

- Standard for Breath Alcohol Personnel
- Standard for Laboratory Personnel

ENFSI - European Network of Forensic Science Institutes

- Guidelines on the Use of Reference Materials in Forensic Drug Analysis
- Guidelines on Representative Drug Sampling

SOFT - Society of Forensic Toxicologists, Inc.

- Forensic Toxicology Laboratory Guidelines
- Recommended Maximum Detection Limits for Common DFSA Drugs and Metabolites in Urine Samples

SWGDRUG - Scientific Working Group for the Analysis of Seized Drugs

- recommendations from the SWGDRUG
- recommendations draft revisions

UKIAFT - The United Kingdom and Ireland Association of Forensic Toxicologists

- Forensic toxicology laboratory guidelines (2010)
- UKIAFT Guidelines for Performing Alcohol Technical Defence Calculations