Water testing

Global GAP testing for Kiwifruit growers

About this Testing

To assist with meeting Global GAP requirements, Hill Laboratories are offering Global GAP Tests to Kiwifruit Growers this summer.

The tests include E.coli and Faecal Coliforms in water samples. Hill Laboratories are offering the tests and courier tickets at a discount.

The GAP tests are IANZ Accredited and the turnaround time will be 3 working days from the day following sample receipt at the lab.

North Island tests will be done in Hamilton, while South Island tests will be done in Blenheim.


Global GAP testing kit information

Our kits contain a sterile container, quote submission form, sampling instructions and a return courier ticket.

To start the process, request a kit by:
  1. Calling our Client Services Managers on 0508 HILL LAB (44 555 22) OR
  2. Sending an email to Env.CSM@hill-labs.co.nz OR
  3. Requesting a kit online here
Information required: request Global GAP test kits for kiwifruit growers (1 kit is needed per water sample)

Once kits are received and sampling is complete, analysis request forms need to be filled in and returned to the lab with samples. Fill in a request form for each sample submitted.


Analysis Request forms

Download an analysis request form here:


Contact Us

Freephone 0508 HILL LAB (44 555 22) or email Env.CSM@hill-labs.co.nz