Identification of suspected pests or diseases in New Zealand is done in specialist laboratories. Learn about our diagnostic testing facilities.
Animal Health Lab
Find out what we do and how to send us an animal health sample.
Plant Health and Environment Labs
Find out what we do and how to send us a sample for testing.
Who to contact
If you have questions about our laboratories:
- call 0800 00 83 33
- email firstname.lastname@example.org.
To report suspected exotic diseases in animals:
- call 0800 80 99 66.
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