National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories

(A Constituent Board of Quality Council of India)

Soil Testing Laboratory Program

  1. Minimum Eligibility Criteria to submit Application
    • The applicant laboratory shall have satisfactorily participated in Proficiency Testing (PT) program conducted by accredited PT provider as per ISO/IEC 17043 before submission of application for all the applied parameters.
    • All applied test parameters covered in last six months in PT programs shall be considered for recognition. Six months shall be calculated from date of application submission.
    • PT result / report received date shall be considered for PT participation date.
    • Laboratory shall have facility / resources for all the mandatory parameters applied.
  2. Requirement to submit the Application
    • Application has to be submitted from Laboratory premises – for geo tagging of laboratory premises and equipment.
  3. Documents to be kept ready (scan copy) before submitting Application
    • Copy of Legal Identity of Laboratory
    • PT Participation report for the applied scope
    • Calibration Report / AMC of the equipment record required to test the parameters under the applied scope.
    • Certificate of the reference materials.
  4. Steps to submit the application
Place of work Steps
Web based - Through internet in Laptop / desktop / Mobile
  • Fill the details for registration as asked in form which includes states, district , block, name of contact person, email id and mobile number.
  • OTP Verification
  • Username and Password generation.
  • Fill the details as asked in application form which includes laboratory details, scope for recognition, equipment, reference materials and profeciency testing participation etc.
  • Upload the desired documents (Legal Identity, PT Participation report, Calibration report / AMC record of equipment, Certificate of reference material)
Android Based Mobile
  • Download the NABL STLP App from the play store. Enter the Username and Password (created during registration process). Please note App has to be installed through the phone number used for registration.
  • Click the pictures and enter the desired information in the App (Picture of Lab location, Pictures of equipment entered while uploading documents and other necessary information as asked) Save the information in the App.
Web based - Through internet in Laptop / desktop / Mobile
  • Go to your registered account.
  • Enter the mobile number which is used to work on the app.
  • All the information uploaded in App will automatically be updated in laboratory account.
  • See the preview of the application. Verify all the information.
  • Press the submit button
  • An auto reply will be sent to registered email and phone number.

Note : after completing the above steps application for recognition will be submitted successfully.