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Testing and Repairs

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  Type of environment and/or equipment or appliance Interval between inspection and tests

Equipment including Class I equipment, Class II equipment, cord sets, cord extension sets and EPODs

Residual current devices (RCDs)

Push-button test – by user

Operating time and push-button test by Tester

Portable Portable
1

Construction and Building Sites

3 Months

Daily, or before every use, whichever is the longer

3 Months
2

Factories, workshops, places of manufacture, assembly, maintenance or fabrication

6 Months

Daily, or before every use, whichever is the longer

12 Months
3

Environment where the equipment or supply flexible cord is subject to flexing in normal use OR is open to abuse OR is in a hostile environment

12 Months 3 Months 12 Months
4

Environment where the equipment or supply cord is NOT subject to flexing in normal use and is NOT open to abuse and is NOT in a hostile environment

5 Years 3 Months 2 Years
5

Residential type areas of: hotels, residential institutions, motels, boarding houses, halls, hostels accommodation houses, and the like

2 Years 6 Months 2 Years
6

Equipment used for commercial cleaning

6 Months

Daily, or before every use, whichever is the longer

6 Months
7

Hire equipment: Test and tag

3 Months N/A 3 Months
8

Repaired, serviced and second-hand equipment

After repair or service which could affect electrical safety, or on reintroduction to service, in accordance with AS/NZS 5762 regulations 

After failing a Test where authority to repair has been granted

N.B. This is an extract from the Australian Standard 3760 & is not complete.
TABLE 4 – Indicative testing and inspection intervals for electrical equipment. (Modified)
(CAUTION: This page must be read in conjunction with AS/NZS 3760 as a whole, and particularly 2.1)


Repairs

All electrical repairs are limited to Plug, Socket or complete cord replacement.
Most portable smaller equipment requiring additional repair will be based on availability of replacement parts & will be quoted individually.

Phone 0419 99999

Email: admin@jbstesttag.com.au