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Quick Reference Guide for Importers/Exporters of Controlled Substances
(Users of Forms DEA-161, DEA-357 and DEA-236)
This booklet was prepared by the Diversion Control Division to assist DEA registrants in the completion of the DEA-161, DEA-357 and DEA-236 forms for the importation and exportation of controlled substances.
Application for Permit to Export Controlled Substances (DEA-161)
Application for Permit to Import Controlled Substances (DEA-357)
Controlled Substances Import/Export Declaration (DEA-236)
Export Declaration (DEA-236 as Export)
DEA Addresses/Telephone Numbers
When sending completed DEA-161, DEA-357 and DEA-236 forms to DEA via U.S. Postal Service and via Commercial Carrier mail, the following address is to be used:
Attn: Import/Export Unit (DRI)
8701 Morrissette Drive
Springfield, VA 22152
Questions concerning the DEA-161 and DEA-357 forms may be directed to DRI at telephone number 571-362-8240 or 571-362-8223.
Questions concerning the DEA-236 form may be directed to DRI at telephone number 571-362-8355.
Matters or concerns you wish to discuss with the Section Chief of DRI may be directed to 571-362-3314.
Please feel free to contact us at the above numbers whenever you have any questions.
Controlled Substances Import-Export Form Guide
|Controlled Substances Act
|Schedule III Narcotic||X||X|
|Schedule III Nonnarcotic
(except for delta-9-THC
which requires a permit)
|Schedule IV Narcotic||X||X|
|Schedule IV Nonnarcotic||X||X|
|Schedule V Narcotic||X||X|
|Schedule V Nonnarcotic||X||X|