Domestic ordering checklist
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Domestic ordering checklist

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This checklist provides an overview of all the steps you need to place an order. You can print a pdf copy if needed.

Are you sending samples from outside Australia?
If you're ordering from outside Australia, please refer to the International ordering checklist instead. 


(use this to check off the list)
1Check Quality and Quantity of SamplesChecking that your samples are suitable for analysis
2Request a quotationRequest a quote online before ordering and include your sample species, which service you are interested in, sequencing depth, and number of plates/samples. If you require raw data or co-analysis please advise also.
3Create a sample tracking fileThe sample tracking file is a .csv file used to track your samples and plates for analysis. Read how to create a sample tracking file for more information.
4Place your order online.Read How to order online for more information.
5Package your samples Ensure you carefully package your samples and place the Service Specification form along with the samples. Read Sample Preparation for more information.
6Prepare documentation

For orders from within Australia, the documentation you need will include:

  • Executed DArT Service Specification Form 
  • Courier company/Consignment Number 
Once you're prepared your documentation, you need to include a copy of the the DArT Service Specification Form with your samples. Provide a copy of all documents to the courier company. Keep one copy for your reference.

7Notify us of your shipmentYou can notify us that you have sent your samples by completing the online sample shipment notification form.

Need help?
If you have any questions about these instructions, or about preparation of other types of samples, please contact us at We’ll be able to assist, based on our experience with the large diversity of organisms and tissue sources that we’ve processed.


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