BVAQ Pty Ltd

BVAQ Pty Ltd

Site

BVAQ NSW Microbiology Laboratory

Accreditation No.

345

Site No.

23107

Date of Accreditation

06 Sep 2016

Address

3 Gateway Business Park, 63-79 Parramatta Road
Silverwater, NSW 2128
Australia

bvaq.com

Contact

- Client Services-NSW P: +61 (02) 80077447

Availability

Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

BVAQ NSW Microbiology Laboratory

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Agribusiness

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for microorganisms Pet foods Staphylococcus spp. - Coagulase producing strains Spread plate in-house method STFD100321
Pet foods; Stockfeeds Salmonella spp. PCR - BAX System in-house method SMFD030505
Plate count - Anaerobic Pour plate in-house method PCFD030505
Psychrotrophic microorganisms Spread plate in-house method PYFD020906
Stockfeeds Listeria monocytogenes Enzyme linked fluorescence assay (ELFA); Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - Automated (VIDAS)

in-house method LMFD060715

Vibrio parahaemolyticus Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method VPFD010708

Campylobacter spp. Qualitative selective enrichment

in-house method CAFD040708

Listeria monocytogenes Spread plate

in-house method LMFD030406

Salmonella spp. Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method SMFD090914

Pseudomonas spp. Spread plate

in-house method PSFD010505

Coliforms Pour plate

in-house method COFD101011

Listeria spp. Qualitative selective enrichment

in-house method LSFD010505

Escherichia coli​​​​ Pour plate

in-house method ECFD030708

Plate count Pour plate

in-house method PCFD041005

Yeasts and moulds Spread plate - Petrifilm

in-house method YMFD080414

Staphylococcus spp. - Coagulase producing strains Spread plate

in-house method STFD030906

Salmonella spp. Selective enrichment in-house method SMFD120419
Xerophilic moulds; Yeasts and moulds Spread plate

in-house method YMFD010505

Bacillus cereus Spread plate

in-house method BCFD040808

Salmonella spp. Enzyme linked fluorescence assay (ELFA); Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - Automated (VIDAS)

in-house method SMFD020505

Listeria spp. Enzyme linked fluorescence assay (ELFA); Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - Automated (VIDAS)

in-house method LSFD020505

Coliforms Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method COFD041005

Clostridium perfringens Pour plate

in-house method CPFD050906

Vibrio cholerae Qualitative selective enrichment

in-house method VCFD010708

Listeria spp. Spread plate

in-house method LSFD040107

Campylobacter spp. Spread plate

in-house method CAFD050914

Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method CEFD020505

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

in-house method ECFD040906

Enterobacteriaceae Pour plate

in-house method ENFD121208

Analysis for microorganisms in abattoirs Meat; Meat surfaces Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Spread plate - Petrifilm AOAC 991.14
AOAC 998.08
Salmonella spp. PCR - BAX System AOAC 2003.09
Plate count Spread plate - Petrifilm AOAC 990.12
Salmonella spp. Cultural AS 5013.10 (confirmation only)
Analysis of physical and nutritional characteristics Pet foods pH Electrometric

in-house method PHAS020793

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Environment

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for microorganisms Fresh waters; Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Sewage; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter

in-house method COWT031208

Pseudomonas spp. Membrane filter

in-house method PSWT020503

Heterotrophic colony count Pour plate

in-house method PCWT010696

Pseudomonas aeruginosa Membrane filter

in-house method PSAE021111

Industrial waters - Treated, recirculating; Product contact surfaces; Surfaces; Swimming pool and spa waters; Trade wastes Escherichia coli​​​​ Spread plate - Petrifilm in-house method ECSW010118
Listeria spp. Enzyme linked fluorescence assay (ELFA); Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - Automated (VIDAS) in-house method LSFD090118
Product contact surfaces; Surfaces Salmonella spp. PCR - BAX System in-house method SMFD030505
Plate count Spread plate - Petrifilm in-house method PCFD130415
Surfaces Listeria spp. Qualitative selective enrichment

in-house method LSFD010505

Staphylococcus spp. - Coagulase producing strains Spread plate

in-house method STFD030906

Listeria spp. Spread plate - Petrifilm

in-house method LSFD040107

Campylobacter spp. Immunochromatography

in-house method CAFD040708

Psychrotrophic microorganisms Spread plate in-house method PYFD020906

Salmonella spp. Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method SMFD090914

Escherichia coli​​​​ Spread plate - Petrifilm in-house method CEFD031106
Salmonella spp. Selective enrichment in-house method SMFD120419
Clostridium perfringens Pour plate

in-house method CPFD050906

Salmonella spp. Enzyme linked fluorescence assay (ELFA); Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - Automated (VIDAS)

in-house method SMFD020505

Enterobacteriaceae Pour plate

in-house method ENFD121208

Listeria monocytogenes Enzyme linked fluorescence assay (ELFA); Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - Automated (VIDAS)

in-house method LMFD060715

Plate count - Anaerobic Pour plate in-house method PCFD030505
Bacillus cereus Spread plate

in-house method BCFD040808

Campylobacter spp. Spread plate

in-house method CAFD050914

Coliforms Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method COFD041005

Plate count Pour plate

in-house method PCFD0401005

Yeasts and moulds Spread plate in-house method YMFD010505
Yeasts and moulds Spread plate - Petrifilm

in-house method YMFD080414

Bacillus cereus Pour plate; Spread plate in-house method BCFD081020
Escherichia coli​​​​ Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method ECFD040906

Staphylococcus spp. - Coagulase producing strains Spread plate in-house method STFD100321
Coliforms Pour plate

in-house method COFD101011

Listeria spp. Enzyme linked fluorescence assay (ELFA); Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - Automated (VIDAS)

in-house method LSFD020505

Coliforms Spread plate - Petrifilm in-house method CEFD031106

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Food and Beverage

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for microorganisms Beverages; Cereal products; Cocoa and cocoa products; Coffee; Confectionery; Crustaceans; Dairy products; Edible fats and oils; Eggs and egg products; Fish; Fruit and fruit products; Herbs and spices; Honey; Meat and meat products; Mixed foods; Molluscs (including shell); Nuts and nut products; Poultry and poultry products; Sugar products; Vegetables and vegetable products Clostridium perfringens Pour plate

in-house method CPFD050906

Xerophilic moulds; Yeasts and moulds Spread plate

in-house method YMFD010505

Yeasts and moulds Spread plate - Petrifilm

in-house method YMFD080414

Pseudomonas spp. Spread plate

in-house method PSFD010505

Enterobacteriaceae Pour plate

in-house method ENFD121208

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

in-house method ECFD040906

Listeria spp. Enzyme linked fluorescence assay (ELFA); Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - Automated (VIDAS)

in-house method LSFD020505

Listeria monocytogenes Enzyme linked fluorescence assay (ELFA); Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - Automated (VIDAS)

in-house method LMFD060715

Escherichia coli​​​​ Pour plate

in-house method ECFD030708

Salmonella spp. Enzyme linked fluorescence assay (ELFA); Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - Automated (VIDAS)

in-house method SMFD020505

Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method CEFD020505

Listeria spp. Spread plate

in-house method LSFD040107

Salmonella spp. Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method SMFD090914

Vibrio parahaemolyticus Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method VPFD010708

Vibrio cholerae Qualitative selective enrichment

in-house method VCFD010708

Campylobacter spp. Spread plate

in-house method CAFD050914

Listeria monocytogenes Spread plate

in-house method LMFD030406

Coliforms Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method COFD041005

Bacillus cereus Spread plate

in-house method BCFD040808

Staphylococcus spp. - Coagulase producing strains Spread plate

in-house method STFD030906

Plate count Pour plate

in-house method PCFD041005

Listeria spp. Qualitative selective enrichment

in-house method LSFD010505

Campylobacter spp. Immunochromatography

in-house method CAFD040708

Coliforms Pour plate

in-house method COFD101011

Beverages; Cereal products; Confectionery; Crustaceans; Dairy products; 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); Nutritional supplements; Nuts and nut products; Poultry and poultry products; Sugar products; Vegetables and vegetable products Salmonella spp. PCR - BAX System in-house method SMFD030505
Beverages; Cereal products; Dairy products; Frozen prepared meals; Herbs and spices; Non-frozen prepared meals; Vegetables and vegetable products Bacillus cereus Pour plate; Spread plate in-house method BCFD081020
Butter; Cereal products; Cocoa and cocoa products; Coffee; Confectionery; Crustaceans; Dairy products; Dehydrated foods; Dips; Edible fats and oils; Eggs and egg products; Fish; Frozen foods; Frozen prepared meals; Fruit and fruit products; Gelatine and other gums; Heat-processed foods in hermetically sealed containers; Herbs and spices; Honey; Liquid milk; Meat and meat products; Milk concentrates; Mixed foods; Molluscs (including shell); Non-frozen prepared meals; Nuts and nut products; Oysters; Poultry and poultry products; Powdered beverages; Sandwiches; Sugar and sugar products; Vegetables and vegetable products Plate count - Anaerobic Pour plate in-house method PCFD030505
Psychrotrophic microorganisms Spread plate in-house method PYFD020906
Butter; Cereal products; Dairy products; Edible fats and oils; Frozen foods; Frozen prepared meals; Liquid milk; Meat and meat products; Milk concentrates; Mixed foods; Non-frozen prepared meals; Vegetables and vegetable products Listeria spp. Enzyme linked fluorescence assay (ELFA); Enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) - Automated (VIDAS) in-house method LSFD090118
Cereal products; Dairy products; Mixed foods Coliforms Spread plate - Petrifilm in-house method CEFD031106
Escherichia coli​​​​ Spread plate - Petrifilm in-house method CEFD031106
Dairy products Yeasts and moulds Pour plate GB 4789.15 (in-house method YMFD100515)
Yeasts and moulds Pour plate in-house method YMDP010693 
Coliforms Pour plate GB 4789.3 (in-house method COFD140713) 
Plate count Pour plate GB 4789.2 (in-house method PCFD120713) 
Staphylococcus aureus Spread plate GB 4789.10 (in-house method STFD080713)
Staphylococcus aureus Qualitative selective enrichment GB 4789.10 (in-house method STFD090415)
Salmonella spp. Enrichment; Qualitative selective enrichment GB 4789.4 (in-house method SMFD080713) 
Dairy products; Eggs and egg products; Fish; Fruit and fruit products; Meat and meat products; Non-frozen prepared meals; Poultry and poultry products; Sandwiches; Vegetables and vegetable products Staphylococcus spp. - Coagulase producing strains Spread plate in-house method STFD100321
Eggs and egg products; Poultry and poultry products Salmonella spp. Selective enrichment in-house method SMFD120419
Frozen foods; Meat and meat products; Mixed foods; Poultry and poultry products; Vegetables and vegetable products Plate count Spread plate - Petrifilm in-house method PCFD130415 
Meat and meat products Listeria monocytogenes PCR - BAX System in-house method LMFD010505
Potable waters Heterotrophic colony count Pour plate

in-house method PCWT010696

Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms; Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter

in-house method COWT031208

Pseudomonas spp. Membrane filter

in-house method PSWT020503

Salmonella spp.; Yeasts and moulds Most probable number (MPN)

in-house method SMFD090914

Pseudomonas aeruginosa Membrane filter

in-house method PSAE021111

Analysis of physical and nutritional characteristics Cereal products; Cocoa and cocoa products; Confectionery; Crustacean products; Dairy products; Desserts; Eggs and egg products; Fats and fat products; Fish products; Fruit and fruit products; Fruit juice concentrates; Fruit juices; Jams; Margarine; Meat and meat products; Mollusc products; Nuts and nut products; Oils; Sugar products; Vegetable products pH Electrometric

in-house method PHAS020793

Cereal products; Confectionery; Crustacean products; Dairy products; Eggs and egg products; Fish products; Fruit and fruit products; Jams; Margarine; Meat and meat products; Mollusc products; Nuts and nut products; Sugar products; Vegetable products Water activity Resistive electrolytic hygrometers (REH)

in-house method WACT011204

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