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Clinical Laboratory Facilities

Laboratory Field Services (LFS) provides licensing and registration services for clinical laboratories as prescribed by law. 

Registration is for waived and PPMP only laboratory testing.

Licensure is for moderate or high complexity laboratory testing.

To obtain specific information on these processes, please refer to the following list  to contact the person who can help you with your questions or see the links below.

Specific Program Contacts

Initial Laboratory Facility Registrations -  LFSNewFacReg@cdph.ca.gov
Initial Laboratory Facility Licenses -  LFSNewFacLic@cdph.ca.gov  
Renewal of Laboratory Facility Registrations - LFSFacRegRenewals@cdph.ca.gov
Renewal of Laboratory Facility Licenses - LFSFacLicRenewals@cdph.ca.gov
Out of State Laboratory Facility licensing - LFSFacOutOfState@cdph.ca.gov
Public Health Laboratories - LFSPublicHealthLab@cdph.ca.gov
CLIA Certification and Laboratory Inspections - Donna McCallum Donna.McCallum@cdph.ca.gov
On-site (State) Laboratory Inspections - Elsa Eleco Elsa.Eleco@cdph.ca.gov
Initial License and Registration Applications
Renewal of License and Registration Applications
License and Registration Changes
Out-of-State Applications
Frequently Asked Questions
Proficiency Testing
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