Mackay Regional Council


MRC Laboratory – Microbiology

Accreditation No.


Site No.


Date of Accreditation

27 Jul 2011


89 Connors Road
Paget, QLD 4740


Mrs Kimberly Gyles P: +61 (07) 49619041


Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

MRC Laboratory – Microbiology

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)


Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure
Analysis for microorganisms Estuarine waters; Fresh waters; Potable waters; Recycled waters; Sewage; Swimming pool and spa waters Coliforms Membrane filter

APHA 9221 B (part 3 only), APHA 9222 B

Plate count Membrane filter

APHA 9215 D

Coliforms - Thermotolerant Defined substrate technology

in-house SAS-M0031

Enterococci Membrane filter

AS 4276.9

Escherichia coli​​​​; Coliforms Defined substrate technology

APHA 9223 B

Pseudomonas aeruginosa Membrane filter

AS 4276.13

Escherichia coli​​​​ Membrane filter

APHA 9221 F, APHA 9222 B, APHA 9222 G

Coliforms - Thermotolerant Membrane filter

APHA 9221 E, APHA 9222 B, APHA 9222 D

Sample collection Potable waters; Surface waters; Waste waters Not applicable Grab

SAS-SOP 0101, SAS-SOP 0103, SAS-SOP 0123

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