MPEDA has five Quality Control Laboratories in Kochi (Kerala), Bhimavaram, Nellore (Andhra Pradesh), Bhubaneswar (Odisha) and in Porbandar (Gujarat). All the five laboratories are accredited as per the ISO/IEC 17025 by the National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL), a member of the International Laboratory Accreditation Co-operation (ILAC). The scope of accreditation covers testing of fish and fishery products for Chemical residues. The laboratories are also approved by the Export Inspection Council of India (EIC) for pre-export testing of fish and fishery products. The laboratories implement the National Residue Control Plan (NRCP) for aquaculture products as per EU regulation EU/2017/625. The MPEDA QC Laboratories are equipped with high precision sophisticated equipments such as Liquid Chromatography Tandem Mass Spectrometers (UPLC-MS MS /HPLC-MSMS), Inductively Coupled Plasma – Mass Spectrometer (ICP-MS), High Performance Liquid Chromatographs (HPLC), Gas Chromatographs (GC-ECD), Gas Chromatograph- Mass Spectrometer (GC-MS & GC-MSMS), Automated ELISA Analyser etc., and all necessary supporting equipments/instruments. MPEDA laboratory in Kochi also has microbiology and molecular biology division, set up with sophisticated instruments for testing, fish and fishery products, food and water. The microbiology section has conventional testing facilities, while the other section for molecular biology has advanced tools for testing of viruses

QC Lab

Address and contact details

Kochi MPEDA Quality Control Laboratory (Chemical & Micro Biology) MPEDA House, Panampilly Avenue, P B No.4272, KOCHI-682036, Kerala Tel: 91-484-2311033, 2315199 Fax: 91-484-2313361 E-mail: lab.koc[at]mpeda[dot]gov[dot]in
Nellore MPEDA Quality Control Laboratory 4th Floor, Door No. 26-1-1766/A-1 Srinagar Colony, Mini Bye pass road, SPSR NELLORE-524003, Andhra Pradesh Tel: 91-861-2319144 E-mail: lab.nel[at]mpeda[dot]gov[dot]in
Bhimavaram MPEDA Quality Control Laboratory #27-1-6, Pattabhi Plaza, 2nd Floor JP Road, West Godavari District, BHIMAVARAM-534202, Andhra Pradesh Tel: 91-8816-227076 E-mail: lab.bhi[at]mpeda[dot]gov[dot]in
Bhubaneswar MPEDA Quality Control Laboratory 2nd floor, Raptani Bhavan, Near ID Market,IRC village, Nayapalli, BHUBANESWAR-751015, ORISSA Tel: +91 674 2362365 E-mail: lab.bhu[at]mpeda[dot]gov[dot]in
Porbandar MPEDA Quality Control Laboratory, 2nd Floor, SHANTI Complex; 3, Wadi Plot, Opp: TACON Complex, PORBANDAR – 360 575, GUJARAT Tel. No. +91 286 2210074 lab.por[at]mpeda[dot]gov[dot]in