Instructions to authors

Please download the pdf Instructions for Authors (0.12MB) for the submission of Original Articles for consideration of publication in the New Zealand Journal of Medical Laboratory Science.

Instructions and guidelines for the submission of Case Studies can be found in the Journal publication (NZJ Med Lab Sci 2010; 64: 22-23) by Siebers R. pdf How to write a laboratory based case study for the Journal (0.06MB)

All articles must be submitted electronically as an email attachment .docx file together with the completed Author Form:
pdf NZ J Med Lab Science Author Form (0.12MB) or
docx NZ J Med Lab Science Author Form (MS Word) (0.04MB) to the NZIMLS Editorial Office at

NB: Articles submitted for publication are understood to be offered only to the NZ Journal of MLS and must not have been previously published in full or substantial part thereof (except in the form of an abstract). If accepted for publication, copyright is vested in the author(s) under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License.