International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA)

ILAC and the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA) have a long-standing relationship.

The IFHA is the global leader for the international sport of thoroughbred racing. It seeks to promote all facets of the worldwide sport of thoroughbred racing; protect the welfare of the equine and human athletes; and protect and grow its global social and economic significance for current and future generations.

For more than 30 years, the use of the ILAC G-7 document Accreditation requirements and Operating Criteria for Horseracing Laboratories has helped achieve greater consistency across horse racing laboratories, particularly in the area of anti-doping efforts.

Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)
The IFHA-ILAC Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed on 9th of July, 2024. The MoU is available to download here.