Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory Registration - South Australia


You will need this registration if you intend to operate a veterinary diagnostic laboratory.

A veterinary diagnostic laboratory is a place in which samples or specimens from livestock or livestock products are tested or analysed for the purposes of determining whether they are affected with a disease or contaminant. However, this does not include a place or business of a veterinary surgeon if the only samples or specimens that are tested or analysed come from livestock being treated by a veterinary surgeon in the ordinary course of their practice.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this registration, it must be demonstrated that:

  • you are a suitable applicant to be granted registration
  • the proposed premises is suitable for a veterinary diagnostic laboratory.



3 years


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Fees will change depending on your circumstances. Please contact the agency for more information.


Administering agency

Department of Primary Industries and Regions

Biosecurity SA

Contact details

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