I offer an expert, qualified and accredited PAT testing service for all types of clients.
I can test all the equipment in your office, schools, hotels or factory
and almost any place of work you have,or I can test a single item of equipment.
What's covered in the service:
How much does PAT testing cost?
I charge a flat fee plus parts.
I can usually test between 20 and 30 appliances an hour.
It depends on how accessible your appliances are and if I need to wait to get access to your equipment, or climb under desks to get to the plugs.
I will do minor repairs for FREE during the inspection, additional cost will be for parts.
Common repairs are:
standard plugs £1 each or toughened plugs £2 each
replacement 240v fuses
3amp, 0.30p each,
5amp, 0.30p each,
15amp 0.30p each
*These prices are based on 240v appliances 110v will be charged at a higher rate
The price stated on this website is the price I charge there are no hidden extras.
PAT testing and the law
PAT (Portable Appliance Testing) testing is the examination of electrical appliances to ensure they are safe to use.
The Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 require that any electrical equipment that has the potential to cause injury is maintained in a safe condition and The Health & Safety at Work Act (1974) places such an obligation in the following circumstances:
PAT Testing-Legal Requirements specific relevance to Electrical Maintenance are: -
Questions and Answers.
Question: What needs testing?
Answer: The short answer to this is if it's got a plug on it it will need to be tested.
The long answer is:
Question: Is it true that if something has a removable lead (e.g. a monitor) both the lead and the monitor have to be tested.
Question: How long does testing take?
Answer: It depends on many factors but our engineers usual do between 20 and 30 tests an hour.
Question: Do you work 24/7?
Answer: Yes, we do.
Question: Do I need to count my appliances before you give me a quote?
Answer: No, but it helps to have an idea of how manyitems you have, so that we can book in the relevant time scale for the job.
Question: Are there any extra charges?
Answer: No we charge a flat hourly rate
Why Choose me?