Australian Laboratory Services Pty Ltd

Site

Brisbane Microbiology Laboratory

Accreditation No.

1247

Site No.

25153

Date of Accreditation

19 Aug 2021

Address

53 Canberra Street
Hemmant, QLD 4174
Australia

Contact

Ms Nathalie Dunstan P: +61 0429945423

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

Brisbane Microbiology Laboratory

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Agribusiness

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for microorganisms Pet foods Plate count Pour plate in-house method FM0008
Pet foods; Stockfeeds Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Spread plate - Petrifilm

AOAC 991.14, AOAC 998.08 (In-house method FM0040)

Lactobacillus spp. Pour plate

in-house method FM0026

Clostridium perfringens Pour plate

 AS 5013.16 (in-house method FM0029)

Enterobacteriaceae Pour plate

 AS 5013.8 (in-house method FM0020)

Coliforms Pour plate AS 5013.4 (in-house method FM0015)
Staphylococcus spp. - Coagulase producing strains Spread plate in-house method FM0023
Coliforms - Thermotolerant Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method FM0013

Lactic acid bacteria Pour plate

ISO 15214 9 (in-house method FM0028)

Escherichia coli​​​​ Most probable number (MPN)

 AS 5013.15 (in-house method FM0013)

Listeria spp. Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - SOLUS

AFNOR SOL 37/02-06/13 (in-house method FM0006E)

Salmonella spp. Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - SOLUS

AFNOR SOL 37/01-06/13 (in-house method FM0003E)

Plate count Spread plate - Petrifilm

AOAC 990.12 (in-house method FM0010)

Coliforms Most probable number (MPN)

 AS 5013.3 (In-house method FM0013)

Staphylococcus spp. - Coagulase producing strains Qualitative selective enrichment

in-house method FM0024

Bacillus cereus Spread plate - Aerobic and anaerobic AS 5013.2 (in-house method FM0031)
Listeria spp. Spread plate in-house method FM005
Listeria innocua; Listeria ivanovi; Listeria monocytogenes; Listeria seeligeri; Listeria spp.; Listeria welshimeri Qualitative selective enrichment

 AS 5013.24.1 (in-house method FM0007)

Xerophilic moulds; Xerophilic yeasts; Yeasts and moulds Spread plate - Aerobic and anaerobic

 AS 5013.29 (in-house method FM0022)

Plate count Pour plate AS 5013.5 (in-house method FM0011)
Salmonella spp. Qualitative selective enrichment AS 5013.10 (in-house method FM0002)
Escherichia coli​​​​ Qualitative selective enrichment

 AS 5013.15 (in-house method FM0014)

Coliforms - Thermotolerant Selective enrichment

in-house method FM0014

Lactobacillus spp. Pour plate in-house method FM0026
Plate count - Aerobic Pour plate

in-house method FM0012

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Environment

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for microorganisms Air - Ambient Plate count; Yeasts and moulds Settle plate

in-house method FM0035

Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Purified and processed waters; Recycled waters; Sewage; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Pseudomonas aeruginosa Membrane filter AS 4276.13 (in-house method WM0006)
Legionella pneumophila; Legionella spp. Spread plate AS 3896 (in-house method WM0013)
Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter AS 4276.5 (in-house method WM0005)
Plate count Pour plate AS 4276.3 (in-house method WM0004)
Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating Heterotrophic colony count Pour plate AS 4276.3 (in-house method WM0002)
Surfaces Salmonella spp. Qualitative selective enrichment

 AS 5013.10 (in-house method FM0002)

Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Most probable number (MPN) AS 5013.15 (in-house method FM0013)
Listeria spp. Spread plate

in-house method FM0005

Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Spread plate - Petrifilm

AOAC 991.14, AOAC 998.08 (in-house method FM0040)

Listeria spp. Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA); Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - SOLUS

AFNOR SOL 37/02-06/13 (in-house method FM0006E)

Listeria innocua; Listeria ivanovi; Listeria monocytogenes; Listeria seeligeri; Listeria spp.; Listeria welshimeri Qualitative selective enrichment

 AS 5013.24.1 (in-house method FM0007)

Salmonella spp. Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA); Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - SOLUS

AFNOR SOL 37/01-06/13 (in-house method FM0003E)

Plate count Pour plate

in-house method FM0008

Escherichia coli​​​​; Yeasts and moulds Pour plate

in-house method FM0117

Enterobacteriaceae Pour plate AS 5013.8 (in-house method FM0020)
Plate count Spread plate - Petrifilm

AOAC 990.12 (in-house method FM0010)

Plate count; Yeasts and moulds Contact plates

in-house method FM0034

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Food and Beverage

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for microorganisms Beverages; Cereal products; Cocoa and cocoa products; Confectionery; Crustaceans; Dairy products; Dehydrated foods; Edible fats and oils; Eggs and egg products; Fish; Food additives; Fruit and fruit products; Gelatine and other gums; Heat-processed foods in hermetically sealed containers; Herbs and spices; Honey; Meat and meat products; Mixed foods; Molluscs (including shell); Nuts and nut products; Poultry and poultry products; Sandwiches; Sugar products; Vegetables and vegetable products Xerophilic moulds; Xerophilic yeasts; Yeasts and moulds Spread plate - Aerobic and anaerobic

 AS 5013.29 (in-house method FM0022)

Coliforms - Thermotolerant Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method FM0013

Listeria spp. Spread plate - Aerobic and anaerobic

in-house method FM0005

Plate count Pour plate

 AS 5013.5 (in-house method FM0011)

Plate count Spread plate - Petrifilm

AOAC 990.12 (in-house method FM0010)

Salmonella spp. Qualitative selective enrichment

AS 5013.10 (in-house method FM0002)

Enterobacteriaceae Pour plate

 AS 5013.8 (in-house method FM0020)

Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Spread plate - Petrifilm

AOAC 991.14, AOAC 998.08 (in-house method FM0040)

Escherichia coli​​​​ Most probable number (MPN)

 AS 5013.15 (in-house method FM0013)

Lactobacillus spp. Pour plate

in-house method FM0026

Clostridium perfringens Pour plate

 AS 5013.16 (in-house method FM0029)

Coliforms Pour plate

 AS 5013.4 (in-house method FM0015)

Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Qualitative selective enrichment

in-house method FM0014

Coliforms Most probable number (MPN)

 AS 5013.3 (in-house method FM0013)

Plate count - Anaerobic Pour plate

in-house method FM0012

Staphylococcus spp. - Coagulase producing strains Selective enrichment

in-house method FM0024

Lactic acid bacteria Pour plate

ISO 15214 (In-house method FM0028)

Staphylococcus spp. - Coagulase producing strains Spread plate

in-house method FM0023

Listeria innocua; Listeria ivanovi; Listeria monocytogenes; Listeria seeligeri; Listeria spp.; Listeria welshimeri Qualitative selective enrichment

 AS 5013.24.1 (in-house method FM0007)

Bacillus cereus Spread plate

 AS 5013.2 (in-house method FM0031)

Beverages; Cereal products; Confectionery; Crustaceans; Dairy products; Dehydrated foods; Edible fats and oils; Eggs and egg products; Fish; Food additives; Fruit and fruit products; Gelatine and other gums; Heat-processed foods in hermetically sealed containers; Herbs and spices; Honey; Meat and meat products; Mixed foods; Molluscs (including shell); Nuts and nut products; Poultry and poultry products; Sandwiches; Sugar products; Vegetables and vegetable products Listeria spp. Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - SOLUS

AFNOR SOL 37/02-06/13 (in-house method FM0006E)

Salmonella spp. Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - SOLUS

AFNOR SOL 37/01-06/13 (in-house method FM0003E)

Fish; Meat and meat products Plate count Pour plate

in-house method FM0008

Potable waters Plate count Pour plate AS 4276.3 (in-house method WM0004)
Legionella pneumophila; Legionella spp. Spread plate AS 3896 (in-house method WM0013)
Pseudomonas aeruginosa Membrane filter AS 4276.13 (in-house method WM0006)
Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter AS 4276.5 (in-house method WM0005)
Poultry and poultry products Coliforms Spread plate - Petrifilm

in-house method FM0081

Plate count Pour plate

in-house method FM0080

Escherichia coli​​​​ Spread plate - Petrifilm

in-house method FM0082

Enterobacteriaceae Pour plate

in-house method FM0127

Staphylococcus spp. - Coagulase producing strains Spread plate

in-house method FM0083

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