Facility Charges

The Facility Manager, , and Professional Officer are available for consulting work. A user-pay system operates with this equipment, charges for the use of the facilities can be found in the table below.

In order to maintain a high level of excellence in service and equipment, the Facility must operate on the basis of user pays. The following rates apply:

     University of Sydney Other Universities* Commercial*
Experienced Users   $45 per hour $120 per hour $200 per hour
Users requiring the Assistance of the PO   $145 per hour $220 per hour $300 per hour

All prices are exclusive of GST.
*External users should add 10% to the above prices. The University will issue a tax invoice to enable clients to claim back GST.

University of Sydney Users

An alternative mode of payment is by annual subscription as an upfront payment. The subscription runs over the calendar year from January to December. The value of these subscriptions range from $1,500 to $15,000 and entitles users to access all instrumentation and ancillary equipment associated within the Vibrational Spectroscopy Facility. Training on specific instruments is included in the annual subscription rate.

For further information please download the following document:
Subscription Details