Entomology Laboratory

​​​​​​​​​The Entomology Section provides diagnostic and control advice for plant pests in all areas of: 
  • agriculture
  • horticulture
  • biosecurity situations
We are located at New Town, Mt Pleasant and Devonport.

Most services offered attract a fee which should be discussed with the contact officers.

Please note: there is no fee for any request to identify a plant pest that is suspected of being an invasive or quarantineable pest.


Plant Diagnostic Services
Phone: 03 6165 3777
Email: PlantDiagnosticServices@nre.tas.gov.au