NABL has launched scheme to sensitize the Soil Testing Laboratories performing basic testing to ensure the quality of soil for the majority of citizens especially those residing in villages, small towns.
This scheme is an independent quality assurance scheme, which is not covered under APAC & ILAC MRA
This scheme is based on satisfactory proficiency testing (PT) performance and valid for a cycle of three years, which will further be continued on renewal basis after every three years.
Laboratory application will be reviewed by NABL and decision on recognition will be taken based on performance in proficiency testing (PT). During the recognition period (within three years), on-site assessment (surveillance) may be conducted.
|Recognition Fees (for three years, to be submitted along with application)||₹ 15000 /-|
|Surveillance Charge (payable at the time On actual of surveillance)||On actual basis|
|Renewal Fees (for three years, to be submitted along with renewal application)||₹ 15000 /-|
Note 1: In addition to the above-mentioned fees/charges, GST (as applicable) is to be paid along with said fees/charges.
Note 2: Payment to be made through the payment gateway available on the portal. Fees once submitted will be non-refundable and non-adjustable.Click here to view scope of scheme Download Help Mannual