Testing and Tagging is the process of inspecting and testing all in service electrical equipment for personal safety. Each year hundreds of lives are saved due to timely testing and tagging of electrical equipment. This not only helps in saving lives, but also can reduce the risk of lengthy insurance claims in the event of a tragedy.


Fire Extinguisher tests need to be done at least every 6 months. Fire Extinguishers are the easiest and fastest way of protecting you and your business when a fire occurs. Smoke alarms are now mandatory in dwellings across most Australian states, with reports that they can reduce house fire deaths by up to 60%., It’s critical to regularly get your smoke alarm and fire extinguishers tested properly.


Even if you know where all the exits are located and all the emergency & exit lights seem to be in working order, regular testing and maintenance is the only way to minimise the risk of faulty emergency & exit lights in an emergency situation. Emergency & exit light testing is a 6-monthly legislative requirement,, which will ultimately help to increase the safety for employees and clients in your workplace.


Whenever a microwave oven is turned on, radiation energy is produced causing the water in food to vibrate rapidly. This rapid vibration produces heat, which in turn cooks the food. The energy produced by a microwave oven can also penetrate through living tissue which is why exposure is harmful to our health.


An RCD (Residual Current Device) is the industry term for a safety switch. An RCD’s main purpose is to prevent severe electrical shocks from occurring. An RCD acts as a life saving device; it detects and halts the power in an electrical socket preventing dangerous electric currents and fatal electric shocks. RCD’s are usually located on a switchboard but can be used portably. Every home and workplace should enlist in regular RCD safety switch testing to ensure they are working correctly.


At Jim’s Test & Tag, our technicians provide earth fault loop impedance test services, designed to test the electrical earth of all power points and electrical installations and discover any faults within your electric circuit. In order to ensure you and your employees’ safety and the accuracy of our earth fault loop test results, we will also always test the power point we use for our portable appliance tester when we provide our other testing and tagging services.


Electrical Testing Victoria

Regardless of whether you started from humble beginnings or if you took over an already thriving business, your goal is to make a success of it. However, your number one priority in achieving this is to ensure the health and safety of the workforce that help you edge ever closer to your goals. Read More

Electrical Testing Professionals in Victoria

Any business that uses electrical products and tools must take measures to check that they are fit for purpose and pose no threat to those that will use them. Electrical testing in Victoria is mandatory, but fortunately, there is a highly experienced team ready, willing and able to ensure your compliance all year round.

At Jim’s Test and Tag, we are the professionals that countless businesses and workplaces throughout Victoria turn to each and every day. With over a decade of service already under our belts and a brand name that is trusted throughout Australia, you can feel confident of the fact that all of our technicians are fully trained. We can provide a testing program that will meet your compliance obligations and we can also schedule your retest dates so that you can keep your focus on doing what you do best.

Specialist Electrical Testing Service That Covers All Bases

Many people fail to consider the myriad of ways that electrical equipment interacts with our daily lives. When you are responsible for a workforce, it is your duty to look out for their best interests. As such, hiring a specialist electrical testing team in Victoria is the best idea to ensure that no stone is left unturned.

Here at Jim’s Test and Tag, we cover all bases so that your workers can utilise the electrical equipment that you supply with absolute confidence. New equipment is one area that is often overlooked by many employers. Just because you acquired tools from the shop store does not mean that they are in perfect working condition. Faults during the manufacturing process can go undetected and so our team will determine that what you’ve bought is fit for purpose before you release it to your employees.

With our test and tag service, you gain the insight of a professional that is well versed in inspecting and testing all in-service electrical equipment. Everything that your workers will come into contact with needs to have an appropriate tag. That even extends to the microwave oven that you install in the canteen.

The key benefit for any employer is peace of mind, but it’s also worth remembering that if a worker is harmed, or meets a much worse fate, as a result of electrically faulty equipment, then this could result in a lengthy and costly insurance claim.

We want to help you eliminate the chances of your equipment causing harm to anyone that steps foot onto your property.

Electrical Testing Services With Short Notice is Not a Problem

At Jim’s Test and Tag, we appreciate that time is of the essence when you are running a business. However, we also recognise that your duty to comply with regulations should not mean that you are kept waiting for extended periods of time before your equipment is approved for use. As such, if you require electrical testing in Victoria on short notice, feel free to give us a call and we will accommodate you as soon as possible.

There is no substitution for a healthy, safe workforce that has the freedom to put their expertise to good use in the furtherance of a common goal. Here at Jim’s Test and Tag, we are here to help you make that a distinct reality at all times. All you have to do when you need our services is to request a free quote and we will get to work.

Jim’s Test and Tag provides RCD & Fault Loop testing in Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Hobart, Brisbane, Adelaide, Gold Coast as well as regional across Australia.

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Our Personnel

We’ve spent over 10 years in this business. We’ve taken this time to perfect our craft and to this day we continue growing and expanding. Our staff is technically trained and is able to keep our clients informed with their testing and tagging as we complete their inspections.

Why Choose Us?

Choosing a service provider shouldn’t be a daunting task, as long as you have a provider with a knowledgeable staff and a reputation you can trust. When tasked with testing and tagging, it’s important to use a service provider with the skill and equipment to ensure passing inspection. Jim’s Test & Tag has been a leading expert in this field for over 10 years and strives to provide you with the most comprehensive and efficient service.