How to Submit Samples

Getting samples to APAL for testing is easy. APAL provide everything you require to get samples to the lab.

Before you submit: Review our Services/Analysis guide to determine which tests you need. If you are unsure what tests you may need please consult with APAL by phoning us on 08 8332 0199 or talk with your local agronomist.

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Access APALs online portal.

APALs online portal has taken the extra steps to simply the laboratory process for our clients, allowing you to;

  • Access your pricing.
  • View your submissions and get a live update on reporting dates and where your samples are up too in the lab.
  • Submit online quotes for testing outside of our test groups.
  • Access your historic data and reports.
  • Add Company Logos to reports and submission forms, customise your submission forms to only include the tests you require.
  • Submitting a large number of samples, access templates and utilise our simple bulk submission upload.
  • Access APAL mobile. The APAL mobile APP allows you to submit your samples directly from the field, scan barcoded bags, enter sample information, geolocation and more.

THE PROCESS:

1. Download APAL mobile APP

OR

2. Print Submission Forms applicable to your testing requirements

Soil submission, Deep Soil submission, Plant submission, Water submission, Lime/Dolomite/Gypsum submission, Other testing submission (including compost, EPA winery)

Post your samples to:

(Adelaide) APAL, PO Box 327 Magill, SA, 5072 | or courier 485 The Parade, Magill, SA, 5072

(Perth) PO Box 174, Belmont, WA, 6984 | or courier U 4, 158 Francisco St, Belmont, WA 6104

For urgent testing please be sure to use Australia Post Express Post or Courier.

Once we receive and log your samples you will receive an email from us. Turn around for soils is 7-10 days and for plants, 3 days

Request Sample Bags/Bottles Alternatively use APAL's A+ DIY KIT

APALs comprehensive A+ DIY Kit includes simple instructions and provides everything you need to collect and send soil/plant or water samples to our labs for testing. Furthermore we are always available to guide you through the process. With independent labs accessible throughout Australia to agronomists, consultants, farmers and researchers you can get you samples to us using the APAL A+ DIY KIT.  

More INFormation - APAL A+ DIY KIT

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