Specimen Deliveries

The Doherty Institute
Victorian Infectious Diseases Reference Laboratory
792 Elizabeth Street,
Melbourne, 3000

Courier parking is available in Elizabeth Street and Berkeley Street

Please note road closures in area during Metro Rail Works

Refer to Site Map and Site Photos

Ground Floor Reception
8:30am to 5:30pm Monday to Friday

Drop off box times
5:30pm to 8:30am Monday to Friday
Until 4pm Saturday

Drop off box is not monitored between 4pm Saturday and 8:30am Monday morning. If any urgent samples are to be delivered during this time, please follow the after-hours urgent testing instructions (LINK to after-hours urgent testing)

IATA compliant packaging (see IATA website for more details) should be used for all interstate or international referrals. An experienced courier should be used.