Price list 2024

The following prices refer to participation in one round in the year 2024 and are exclusive of value added tax (VAT).
For participants from outside the EU, customs charges may have to be paid by the recipient in the destination country.
The shipping costs for countries that are not mentioned in the table below are available on request.

Parameter group Samples Volume per sample € per round € container/packaging/shipping/transport
Major Ions N170(1)(8) 2 2 * 500 mL + 1 * 250 mL(8) 495,- (1)
Major Ions N171-N174(1) 2 2 * 500 mL 495,- (1)
Metals M170(1)(9) 2 1 * 250 mL + 1 * 100 mL(9) 495,- (1)
Metals M171-M174(1)(2) 2 1 * 250 mL 495,-/515,-(2) (1)
Volatile Halogenated Hydrocarbons C70, C-CB11(3) 2 1 * 600 mL 545,-
Volatile Halogenated Hydrocarbons C71 2 1 * 600 mL 545,-
BTEX and MTBE B-CB11(3) 2 1 * 600 mL 535,-
Volatile Halogenated Hydrocarbons and
BTEX and MTBE CB11(3)
2 + 2 1 * 600 mL 980,-
Herbicides and Pesticides H118, H119, H120(4)(7) 2 2 * 300 mL(7) 580,- (4)
Herbicides and Pesticides H118, H119, H120(4)(7) 2 2 * 1 L(7) 580,- (4)
Herbicides and Pesticides H118, H119, H120(4)(7) 2 4 * 1 L(7)
580,- (4)
Pesticides in accordance with the
Drinking Water Ordinance PM05(4)(7)
incl. relevant and non-relevant metabolites
2 2 * 1 L(7) 950,- (4)
Pesticides in accordance with the
Drinking Water Ordinance PM05(4)(7)
incl. relevant and non-relevant metabolites
2 4 * 1 L(7) 950,- (4)
PM05-E: extended scope pesticides and metabolites
in accordance with the Drinking Water Ordinance (see list) (10)
- - additional 140,-(10) -
Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons P25(5)
2 2 * 1 L 580,- (5)
Hydrocarbon Oil Index SP09(5)(6) 2 2 * 1 L 330,- (5)
Hydrocarbon Oil Index and
Phenol Index SP09(5)(6)
2 + 2 2 * 1 L 540,- (5)
Industrial Chemicals and
Artificial Sweeteners AZ11
2 2 * 1 L 570,-    
Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances PF03
2 1 * 1 L 750,-    

(1) These shipment costs will be charged only once, when the interlaboratory comparison samples for major ions and metals can be sent together in one parcel.
(2) The higher price refers to rounds M172 and M174 with additional parameters.
(3) In round CB11 the extent of participation is selectable (VHH, BTEX&MTBE separate or both). Evaluation of the round will be carried out in a joint report.
(4) The listed sample volumes are available. With a higher sample volume, the shipping costs increase.
(5) 24 hours delivery service is necessary for these samples (glas vassels)
(6) In round SP09 the extent of participation is selectable: hydrocarbon oil index and phenol index or hydrocarbon oil index only (selection of phenol index only is not possible). Evaluation will be carried out in a joint report.
(7) For the round H119 an additional plastic container (1 L) and for the round PM05 one or two additional plastic containers (1 L) for the determination of AMPA, glufosinate and glyphosate will be provided - depending on whether you order a small or large sample volume.
(8) For the round N170 an additional plastic container (1 * 250 mL) for the determination of DOC, stabilised with HCl, will be provided.
(9) For the round M170 an additional plastic container (1 * 100 mL) for the determination of Hg, stabilised with HCl, will be provided.
(10) extended scope for PM05 (see list), can only be ordered in addition to PM05; further information: annual programme 2024

Please note our information on the GDPR and the general terms and conditions (GTC) of the IFA.
Your data will be passed on to the Environment Agency Austria (UBA, Umweltbundesamt GmbH) when you register for an interlaboratory comparison with natural samples.
This applies to the following rounds: N170, M170, C71, H118-H120, PM05, PM05-E, P25, SP09, AZ11 and PF03.

Additional service Price € container/packaging/shipping/transport €
Trial sample (synthetic) A or B of former PT round on availability table with reference concentrations included 140,- per bottle
80,- from 3rd bottle
on request
late order of synthetic samples from a current round (subject to availability) on an extra shipping day see price per round of list above on request

Registraion and Invoice:

After the registration, you will receive a confirmation by e-mail specifying the dispatch date as well as the expected delivery time and the prices payable for participation in the PT rounds. In the case of orders for real sample profieciency testings, invoicing is carried out on behalf of and for the Environment Aency Austria.

For each order a collective invoice will be sent to you by e-mail. Upon request we can also send it by letter. Participation in the PT rounds is only possible after full payment has been received. You can contact us if you wish to receive individual (partial) invoices for the PT rounds.
If you have any questions about the invoices and e-invoicing please do not hesitate to contact

Ms Monika Gurschl
phone +43(0) 1 47654 97003

The unsubscribing of an ordered proficiency test within the first two weeks after the binding registration is free of charge.
If a cancellation occurs after this period and before the shipping date, a processing fee will apply.
From the day of dispatch, 100 % of the sample and shipping price will be charged.


Participants will receive a written confirmation of participation where the z-scores criteria (s), the achieved z-scores and the recoveries are set out in tabular form.
All reports will be made available as pdf files on this website. They can be downloaded and printed.