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PAT Testing (Portable Appliance Testing)

  • Kettles

  • Lamps

  • Microwaves

  • Monitors

  • Sky Boxes

  • Power Tools

  • Scanners

  • Straighteners

  • Televisions

  • Fridges

  • Freezers

  • Hairdryers

  • Irons

  • Vacuum Cleaners

  • Video Recorders

  • Washing Machines

  • etc

We test and certify that electrical appliances are safe to use and comply with current UK electrical safety regulations.  We provide a complete, low cost, Portable Appliance Testing (PAT Testing) service in accordance with the IEE Code of Practice for In-service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment.


Our PAT testing service includes:-

  • All electrical equipment is tested, labelled & recorded

  • Electrical appliance register, test records & certificate provided

  • Minor repairs (plug/fuse replacements) are carried out on site if required

  • Testing is conducted by fully qualified & certified engineers


Sectors that must comply

  • Businesses such as:

  • Hairdressers

  • Retail shops

  • Shops selling used electricty goods

  • Gyms

  • etc

In fact all businesses

If you run a business then all your electrical items need to be tested.


Areas serviced

  • Lancaster

  • Morecambe 

  • Garstang

  • Kendal

  • & surrounding areas

Appliances to test

  • Cash Registers

  • Clippers

  • Coffee Machines

  • Computers

  • Drills

  • Dishwashers

  • Dryers

  • DVD Recorders

  • Extension Leads


Prices and General Information

A minimum charge of £39

Included in the Price

  • Changing the fuse for correct size

  • Shorten leads

  • Label on leads / Plugs

Payment Terms

  • There is a minimum charge of £39.

  • No V.A.T.

  • All payments must be paid within 30 days of testing.

Full terms and conditions on request.


When carrying out PAT Testing the following series of standard tests are carried out on each appliance where applicable:

  • Full visual inspection

  • Insulation resistance test

  • Earth continuity test to test the appliance is correctly earthed

  • Earth leakage current test

  • Functional test to ensure correct and safe operation of the appliance

  • All items with a plug are tested using calibrated test equipment.

  • A full report and *certification is produced for your files indicating the results of the individual tests.

  • All tested items are labelled with an electrical safety pass sticker showing date of test, a unique item number and date of next test. This will ensure that the item can be tracked and provides a clear indication of its pass / fail status.

  • Failed items (items deemed dangerous – i.e electric shock or fire hazards) are removed from use, labelled and any necessary action required is discussed with the site manager for the Health & Safety of users.


To receive a free, no obligation quotation, any further information about our services, and/or to book your PAT testing inspection at a convenient time – please feel free to get in touch.

*certification is produced after full payment received.

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