The EURL European Union Reference Laboratory (European Union Reference Laboratory)-Salmonella organises Proficiency Tests (PTs) on detection and typing of Salmonella as part of her tasks described in Regulation (EU Europese unie (Europese unie)) 2017/625.

The participating laboratories in these PTs are the National Reference Laboratories for Salmonella (NRLs National Reference Laboratories (National Reference Laboratories)-Salmonella), which make use of standard protocols, along with (online) results forms provided by the EURL-Salmonella.