Approved Laboratories

The pre-entry rabies anti-body titration test required for pet animals entering the Union from third countries not listed in Annex II to Regulation (EC) No 998/2003  shall be performed in a serology laboratory approved in accordance with Council Decision 2000/258/EC  which designated ANSES-Nancy laboratory (France)  to appraise, by means of inter-laboratory aptitude tests, the laboratories in Member States or third countries for the purposes of their authorisation to carry out the serological tests to monitor the effectiveness of the anti-rabies vaccination.

Procedure to be authorised: a favourable result of the appraisal of the applicant laboratory documented by ANSES-Nancy laboratory is a pre-requisite.

(a) in Member States: on that basis, the competent authority of the Member State may authorise the applicant laboratory to carry out the serological tests to monitor the effectiveness of rabies vaccines.

(b) in third countries: on that basis and together with an application from the competent authorities of the third country of origin of the applicant laboratory, the laboratory is authorised in accordance with the Comitology procedure to carry out the serological tests to monitor the effectiveness of the anti-rabies vaccination.

Procedure to be maintained as authorised:

(a) each authorised laboratory in Member States and in third countries shall undergo an inter-laboratory aptitude test carried out each year by ANSES-Nancy laboratory;

(b) the authorisation granted to a laboratory is maintained provided that the appraisal report established by ANSES-Nancy laboratory following the inter-laboratory aptitude test is favourable;

(c) the inter-laboratory aptitude test is at the expense of the authorised laboratory.

Laboratories authorised in Member States and in third countries are listed below.

 

LIST OF RABIES TESTING AUTHORISED LABORATORIES:

MEMBER STATES

THIRD COUNTRIES

Name of the laboratory Address Telephone number, fax, email, website Date of approval
Australia
Diagnosis and Epidemiology Unit Australian Animal Health  Laboratory (AAHL) PMB 24, Geelong 3220 Tel / Fax: +61.3.5227.5016 / 5555
Deborah.Middleton@li.csiro.au
Date of approval:
20/11/2002
Croatia
Croatian Veterinary InstituteLaboratory for rabies and general virology Savska cesta 143
Zagreb 10000
Croatia
Date of approval:
01/07/2012
Date of expiry
28/09/2012
México
Centro Nacional de Servicios de Diagnóstico en Salud Animal Km 37.5 Carretera Federal México – Pachuca 55740 Tecámac Date of approval:
01/07/2012
Brasil
Instituto Pasteur Avenida Paulista, 393 Cerqueira César Sao Paulo Tel /Fax : +3289.7738 / 0831
pasteur@pasteur.saude.sp.gov.br 
Date of approval:
31/01/2006
Date of expiry
10/10/2011
Laboratorio de Zoonoses e Doenças Transmitidas por Vetores Rua Santa Eulalia,  86 Santana Cerqueira César Sao Paulo SP Tel /Fax : 55 11 6224-5546/6251-2249
zoonoses@prefeitura.sp.gov.br 
Date of approval:
06/08/08
Switzerland
Institut für Veterinär virologie Länggass str. 122 CH-3012 Bern/Berne/Berna Tel / Fax: +41.31.631.23 78 / 25 34
E-mail:zanoni@ivv.unibe.ch 
Date of approval:
20/11/2002
Chile
Instituto de Salud Publica de Chile Laboratorio Diagnostico de Rabia Marathon 1000 NunoaCasilla Correo 48 Santiago Fax : +56 2 35 07 570
mfavi@ispch.cl 
Date of approval:
07/07/2005
Serbia and Montenegro
Pasteur Institute (recognition date) Hajduk Veljkova 1 21000 Novi Sad Tel: +381.21.420.528
E-mail:paster-ns@neobee.net 
Date of approval:
30/01/2006
Israel
Rabies Laboratory Kimron Veterinary Institute Bet Dagan 50250 P.O.B 12 Fax: +972.03.9681721
davidd@int.gov.il 
Date of approval:
05/02/2004
Republic of Korea 
National Veterinary Research and Quarantine Service (NVRQS) 480, Anyang 6-dong, Manan-gu, Anyang city, Gyeonggi-do 430-824 Tel/Fax: + 82 31 467 1854/ 1868
cheso@nvrqs.go.kr 
Date of approval:
18/07/2007
Date of expiry
25/12/2011
Seoul Regional Office of the National Veterinary Research and Quarantine Service
(NVRQS)
39-9 Neungan 2 gil,Gangseo-gu – SEOUL Tel/Fax: +82 2 2650 0658/0645
chaehs@nvrqs.go.kr 
Date of approval:
25/06/2008
Date of expiry
25/12/2011
Choong Ang Vaccine Laboratory 59-3 Haam Dong, Yusung Ku,Dae Jeon 305-348 Tel/Fax: +82-42-863-9322/8454
pharmehk@hanmail.net 
Date of approval:
9/02/2007
Animal, Plant and Fisheries Quarantaine and Inspection Agency (QIA) 480, Anyang 6-dong, Manan-gu, Anyang city, Gyeonggi-do 430-824 Tel/Fax: + 82 31 467 1854/ 1868
naturelkk@korea.kr 
Date of approval:
26/12/2011
Seoul Regional Office of Animal, Plant and Fisheries Quarantaine and Inspection Agency (QIA) 39-9 Neungan 2 gil, Gangseo-gu – SEOUL Tel/Fax: +82 2 2650 0658/0645
limje@korea.kr 
Date of approval:
26/12/2011
Komipharm International Co. Ltd 1236-6 Jeoungwang-dong 420-450 Siheung-si, Gyeonggi-do Date of approval:
13/03/2011
Japan
Animal Quarantine Service, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries 11-1 Haramachi Isogoku Yokohama 235-0008 Tel/Fax: + 81 45 751 5921/ 754 1729
Date of approval:
27/01/2005
Date of expiry
31/07/2008
Division of Pathological and Physiochemical inspectionDepartment of Investigation and Research y-byori@maff-aqs.go.jp 
Laboratory Department, Animal Quarantine Service
Ministry of Agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Date of approval
1/8/2011
Research Institute for Animal Science In Biochemistry and Toxicology 3-7-11, Hashimotodai, Midori- ward Sagamihara Kanagawa, 252-0132 Tel/Fax: 042 762 2775 / 762 7979
m-nishimura@riasbt.or.jp 
Date of approval:
27/01/2005
Russia
The All Russian State Centre for Quality and Standardisation of Veterinary Drugs and Feed (VGNKI) 5 Zvenigorodskoe shosse123022 Moscow Tel/fax: 007(499)259-27-18
cmd@vgnki.ru –biogem@vgnki.ru 
http://www.pcr-lab.narod.ru  
Date of approval:
07/07/2005
Diagnostic and Prevention research Institute for Human and Animal diseases (DPRI) Gamalei str. 16 bld. 2123098 Moscow Tel/Fax: 007(499)190-75-61 ;
007(495)726-54-71
info@dpri.ru 
mkohnovich@rambler.ru  
Date of approval:
30/01/2006
Federal Centre for Animal Health (FGI “ARRIAH”) 600901 Vladimir Urjvets Date of approval:
15/10/2010
Tunisia
Institut de la Recherche Vétérinaire de Tunisie Rue Djebel Lakhdhar, la Rabta Tunis Tel / Fax : +216 71 562
602/569 692
hammami.salah@iresa.agrinet.tn 
Date of approval:
20/04/2009
Date of expiry
16/05/2011
Turkey
Central Veterinary Control and Research Institute 06020 Etlik,     TR- Ankara Tel: +90.312.326.00.90 /
321.17.55
ehh.o@etlikvet.gov.tr 
etlik@vet.gov.tr  
Date of approval:
0/01/2006
Ukraina
Central State Laboratory of Veterinary Medecine Donetskaya str., 30 UA-03151 Kiev Tel: +380.243.37.55
E-mail:virus@centrlabvet.com.ua
Date of approval:
30/01/2006
Date of expiry
11/10/2011
United States of America
Rabies laboratory Kansas State University 2005 Research Park Circle Manhattan, 66502 Tel / Fax: +1.785.532.4483 / 4474
rabies@vet.ksu.edu 
Date of approval:
20/11/2002
VETCOM 2472 Schofield Road, building 2632 Tel: 00.1.210.295.4604
Date of approval:
20/11/2002
Date of expiry
21/09/2012
Food analysis and diagnostic laboratory Fort Sam Houston Texas 78234- 6232 ed.cooper@us.army.mil 
South Africa
ARC-Onderstepoort Veterinary Institute Private Bag X05 Onderstepoort 0110 Tel/Fax: 012 529 9439 /
529 9390
SabetaC@arc.agric.za 
Date of approval:
27/01/2005

 

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LU Luxembourg
LV Latvija
MT Malta
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PL Polska
PT Portugal
RO România
SE Sverige
SI Slovenija
SK Slovensko
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Other EEA Countries
IS Ísland
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Other countries with special agreements
CH Suisse/Schweiz/Svizzera
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Original Informations are copied from Here
http://ec.europa.eu/food/animal/liveanimals/pets/approval_en.htm  
http://ec.europa.eu/food/animal/approved_establishments/other_laboratories_en.htm