Clinics

Clinics and services for the public , Whare haumanu me ngā ratonga tūmatanui

Find out how you can benefit from Massey's expertise with our affordably-priced public clinics and services.

Massey's cutting-edge research works hard in the real world, not just the classroom or laboratory.

Animals and genetics

Massey Vets

New Zealand's only veterinary teaching hospital. Students work alongside staff to care for animals of all kinds.

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Wildbase

Wildbase at Massey's Manawatū campus has Wildbase Hospital, pathology, wildlife research, and oiled wildlife response.

InfogeneNZ laboratory

We offer the most comprehensive range of DNA-based genetic testing for animals in New Zealand.

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Massey Genome Service

Our lab provides sequencing services to New Zealand researchers and students, including analysis of genomic DNA, genotyping, RNA and ABI sequencing.

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Pathobiology service

The pathobiology group includes a histology laboratory, necropsy (postmortem examination) service, and boarded veterinary pathologists that can provide pathology support for research projects.

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Animal feed testing service

Our processed animal food testing service adheres to industry standards like AAFCO for feeding protocol (growth, maintenance, gestation/lactation) and nutrient profile testing. Get detailed reporting on metabolisable energy determination, urine pH and other urinary and blood metabolite measurements. 

Contact David Thomas

Bug identification service

Massey scientists provide a bug identification service. Email us with your question.

Email: bugs@massey.ac.nz

Endocrinology services

We provide radioimmunoassay and ELISA methods to measure hormones and other biological compounds for commercial clients and for collaborative research projects in many different species.

Contact John Cockrem

Community services and facilities

Take advantage of our on-campus services and purpose-built facilities.

Childcare on campus

Find childcare on the Auckland and Manawatū (Palmerston North) campuses.

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Sport & recreation centres

Each of our three campuses has a sport and recreation centre for use by Massey students, staff and the public – as members or with casual entry.

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Library

Massey University Library Te Putanga ki te ao Mātauranga supports your study, research and work.

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Catering & events – Massey Venues

Massey Venues offers catering, events and accommodation for conferences, meetings, weddings and more on our campuses.

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Children's University

Children’s University Massey offers children and young people a range of exciting, out-of-school learning opportunities.

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Community Accounting Services – Auckland

Massey provides free financial advice to non-profit community groups through the Community Accounting Services in Auckland.

Accountancy students work under the supervision of a chartered accountant to provide advice, training and support services. There are also free, regular clinics for treasurers and board members of small to medium-sized community groups.

Email to book a session for your organisation

Health, therapy and wellbeing

Massey psychology clinics

Our three on-campus clinics provide psychology services to the public, and professional development for psychologists.

Speech-language Therapy Clinic

Professional speech-language therapy for all ages, including online and in-person sessions.

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Nutrition & Dietetic Centre, Auckland

We offer personalised nutritional advice and assessments, group programmes and nutrition education talks.

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ActivEating programme

The aim of an ActivEating programme is to help children accept new foods and to add more variety to their diet. Parents can express their interest in the programme. Applicants will be assessed for their suitability.

Learn more about our ActivEating programme

Pathobiology service

We provide histopathology support and interpretation, developing methods to quantify disease severity and study design for industry research.

Contact John Munday

Consultancy

Get specialist advice and consultancy from Massey's experts and research teams.

Business consultancy and research

Whether you need research to identify the opportunities or issues in your business or industry, or help with planning or implementation of business strategy, Massey University has the expertise to help your business.

We can tap into expertise across the university – offering multidisciplinary commercial research and consultancy services.

Contact us by email

Healthy ageing consultancy

The Healthy Ageing Research Team are leading experts in issues that arise from an aging population.

They can create profiles of the aging population of New Zealand – and provide overviews and advice about the social health and economic factors that facilitate healthy aging in New Zealand.

Contact Andy Towers

Commercial consultancy

The Knowledge Exchange Hub uses data-driven research to identify and understand critical social and economic issues affecting New Zealanders.

Its diverse team of researchers help businesses and public sector agencies reach their goals.

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Construction contracts

Massey staff have expertise in drafting building contracts so that the contract is more succinct and easily interpreted.

Dispute over a construction contract can result in large amounts of money and time. This delays works, increases costs and strains relationships.

Contracts can be populated with risk assignment clauses as required for each project.

Contact Naseem Ali Ameer

Food business consultancy

Specialists at Massey's Nutrition Laboratory provide consultancy for your food business, including nutritional testing of food products – for shelf life, food safety and product formulation.

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Noise consultancy

If acoustic engineering consultants are unable to help you with an unusual or specialist project, we have the expertise and equipment to measure and assess noise in unique environments.

Contact Wyatt Page

Public health consultancy

The Environmental Health Indicators New Zealand (EHINZ) team provide technical and analytical consultancy services across all areas of public health.

We also produce a range of information products that provide robust evidence for policy development and decision-making.

Contact Barry Borman

Statistics consultancy

Our Statistics and Bioinformatics group offer a statistical consultancy service in Palmerston North. We provide advice to researchers within Massey as well as private organisations.

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Zero waste

The Zero Waste Academy helps research and development engagement happen between the New Zealand waste and recycling industry and Massey's academic community.

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Food and alcohol

Beverage Lab

Beverage Lab provides services in the design, research and development of beverage products which offer nutritional benefits, wellness ingredients, satiety, and performance enhancement. We provide innovative customised solutions for our clients.

Contact Ajmol Ali

ActivEating programme

The aim of an ActivEating programme is to help children accept new foods and to add more variety to their diet. Parents can express their interest in the programme. Applicants will be assessed for their suitability.

Learn more about our ActivEating programme

FoodPILOT

Learn to create and test food and nutrition products, using industrial-standard processing equipment such as:

  • extruders
  • high-pressure processors
  • pasteurising equipment
  • sterilisation equipment.

Businesses from boutique makers to exporters use FoodPILOT on the Manawatū campus to turn ideas into reality.

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Nutrition and Dietetic Centre

This centre in Auckland combines the clinical, nutritional and research expertise of Massey dietitians and nutritionists, with the enthusiasm and creativity of our dietetics students.

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Imaging

Manawatū Microscopy and Imaging Centre

The Manawatū Microscopy and Imaging Centre (MMIC) is available for use by organisations such as researchers, Crown Research Institutes, other teaching institutions, hospitals and commercial clients.

We have a team of specialists and offer:

  • transmitted light and fluorescence microscopy
  • electron microscopy
  • image analysis.

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Strategy development for organisations

Practice Research and Professional Development Hub

Researchers in the Practice Research and Professional Development Hub work with organisations to develop strategies for researching business practice. We document the interventions that are most effective in working with your client populations.

Contact Robyn Munford

Start ups, innovators and entrepreneurs

Our ecentre team have worked with hundreds of startups and businesses — giving them the support they need to transform their ideas into successful enterprises. 

Learn about ecentre

Specialist testing and analytical services

Animal feed testing service

Our processed animal food testing service adheres to industry standards like AAFCO for feeding protocol (growth, maintenance, gestation/lactation) and nutrient profile testing. Get detailed reporting on metabolisable energy determination, urine pH and other urinary and blood metabolite measurements. 

Contact David Thomas

Destructive and non-destructive testing

We have expertise in testing for yield and tensile strength of a range of materials, using destructive and non-destructive methods. Our equipment include a tensilometer and scanning electron microscopes.

Contact Khalid Arif

Equine parentage and animal genetics services

InfogeneNZ offers the most comprehensive range of DNA-based genetic testing for animals in New Zealand.

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Lighting and photometric testing

We have equipment in our photometric laboratory to test lighting performance, energy consumption of new lighting technologies and research and development of new luminaires. The photometric laboratory is on Massey's Auckland campus.

Contact Susan Mander

Nutritional testing

Specialists at Massey University's Nutrition Laboratory provide consultancy for your food business, including nutritional testing of food products including for shelf life, food safety and product formulation.

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Sport and exercise testing

Athletes, sports teams and the public can book for tests at one of our laboratories.

Water-borne diseases

Part of Massey University's Hopkirk Institute, the Micro Aqua Tech service provides expert services in the water-borne diseases giardia and cryptosporidium. This includes investigating the enumeration and viability of Giardia & Cryptosporidium in water, shellfish or sewage.

We can also evaluate novel anti-giardia/cryptosporidium products and carry out survey work.

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Animal genetic services

InfogeneNZ offers the most comprehensive range of DNA-based genetic testing for animals in New Zealand.

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