Turnaround Time

The turnaround time is based upon receiving the sample on the working day prior to testing and relates to working days excluding weekend and public holidays.

Address & Instructions for Sample Shipment

Please send samples to:

Microgenetix
Unit 2
17-19 HiTech Court
Kilsyth Victoria 3137
Australia

When sending in samples for identification, follow the simple directions below:

  • Step 1: Sample Preparation

    Visit the Sample Preparation page for information on the sample preparation procedure for bacterial and fungal identification.

  • Step 2: Sample ID Form

    A completed identification sample submission form with authorized signature must accompany all samples sent to our laboratory. Hard copy of purchase order must be included or testing will be delayed.

    ID requests can be created by completing and submitting the applicable form(s) with your samples:


    Print out the final ID request document, authorize the ID request by signing the document, and include it with the shipment of samples. If your ID request has more than 10 samples, please download additional pages. Please complete all requested information. After entering and reviewing all the required demographic and sample information, review the identification request document for accuracy.

  • Step 3: Shipping Procedure

    Plates or slants should be sealed with laboratory film or tape. Cultures should be enclosed in a watertight bag or container (bubble wrap, taped securely, can be used instead).

    Ship to:

    Microgenetix
    Unit 2
    17-19 HiTech Court
    Kilsyth Victoria 3137
    Australia