Requests for Maturity Clearance tests for 2022

Maturity clearance testing for avocados will commence on Monday 9th May 2022. Our service provider continues to be Eurofins. Samples are being tested in their Auckland based laboratory and sample collection and delivery will link in with their wider business networks and sampling and delivery.

As a requester you should experience no noticeable difference with the change in testing location.

Requests and registration for sample collection and testing is to be made directly through the form below.

The email request will be registered into the Eurofins ticketing system and the team will be in touch if there are any further details required.

Requests are required before 3pm on the day prior to sample collection to ensure that there is sufficient time to plan and organise the following days sampling. Requests after 3pm cannot be guaranteed for the following day but may be collected on a case by case basis.

The following details will be required to be completed in the body of the email.

Enquiry emails for sample requests will be accepted at

Request for maturity clearance test

  • DD slash MM slash YYYY
  • Examples: Please text primary contact (*****) before entering orchard Pin code for gate is **** Stock onsite Spraying onsite Shelterbelt pruning Machinery operating
  • This is an anti hacker requirement

Phone requests for sampling can also be made to: 07 (5491044) If there are any other questions about this service please don’t hesitate to contact Glenys Parton at New Zealand Avocado.