Forensic Science Service Tasmania


Forensic Science Service Tasmania

Accreditation No.


Site No.


Date of Accreditation

26 Oct 1998


20 St Johns Avenue
New Town, TAS 7008


Miss Kate Abbott P: +61 (03) 61653940


Services conditionally available to external clients



Scope of Accreditation

Forensic Science Service Tasmania

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)


Service Product Determinant
Analysis of controlled substances Any item received Drug identification
Clandestine drug facility - Investigation Collection; Drug identification
Plant material Botanical identification; Drug identification
Forensic biology - Examination of biological material Any item received Bloodstain pattern analysis (BPA)
Collection, location and identification of biological material; Examination of hair
Forensic chemistry/criminalistics Any item received General chemical analysis; General physical examination
Firearm residue examination; Fires and explosion investigations
Glass and other mineralogical material examination
Polymer analysis; Tape
Forensic toxicology Blood; Body fluids Coronial toxicology
Drugs of abuse
Drugs in drivers
Alcohol testing
Genetic analysis Biological material DNA profiling for criminal case work - Direct comparison
DNA profiling for relationship testing

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