LGC is unique in hosting a number of national roles including the Government Chemist
function, the National Measurement Laboratory and Designated Institute (DI) for chemical and bio-measurement
, and the National Reference Laboratories
for a number of areas. In our Government Chemist function we provide scientific advice and analytical services in areas such as food and agriculture, health and pharmaceuticals. Our role as a National Measurement Laboratory defines our credibility at the forefront of science and innovation and allows us to offer unparalleled expertise on matters relating to policy, regulation and global measurement challenges.
Our complete portfolio of government services extends far beyond our statutory role to include a very broad range of established, highly-regarded testing and management services, that support the government agenda of growth, innovation and skills development.