You are required to comply with this standard if you intend to test or examine samples or specimens taken from any livestock or livestock product for the purpose of determining whether it is infected with a disease. This standard applies to owners or operators of veterinary laboratories and animal research laboratories. Testing for any other purposes is covered by the Australian and New Zealand Standard Diagnostic Procedures.
The legislation adopts this standard as amended from time to time.
Please consult the responsible agency for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.