As a UKAS accredited laboratory and through International (ILAC) and European (EA) agreements, Nemko Ltd Test Reports and Certificates are recognised throughout Europe and internationally.

To see the full scope of our UKAS Accreditation click here

For further information about UKAS, ILAC and the EA click on the links below:

Notified Body

In 1992 we were authorised by the European Commission (as a Notified Body under the Low Voltage Directive) to: make judgements concerning product safety; determine the safety standards applicable to specific products; and to apply and interpret those standards.

If you choose to have products tested by us you will be able to demonstrate legal due diligence concerning the conformance of those products with safety standards. In other words, in the event that there were any legal issues concerning the safety of the products, you would be able to show that, by using us, you had done everything reasonably possible to ensure that the safety testing was undertaken correctly.

We have the competence to draw up reports of conformity and give opinions in relation to the electrical equipment listed below:

  • Audio, video and similar electronic apparatus
  • Electrical and electronic controls
  • Electrical wiring accessories
  • Household and similar
  • IT and telecommunications equipment
  • Measurement, control and laboratory equipment
  • Transformers

Australia and New Zealand

Mutual recognition agreements enable us to act as a Designated Conformity Assessment Body for Australia and New Zealand.

Hong Kong

We are recognised by HKSAR (Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic) as a Certification Body for the following Specified Classes of Electrical Products:

  • Household electrical appliances
  • Mains operated electronic equipment and related apparatus for household and similar general use
  • Electrical equipment for measurement, control and laboratory use
  • Electrical wiring accessories
  • Plugs and sockets
  • Information technology equipment
  • Luminaires
  • Enclosures for electrical equipment
  • Electric toys supplied at safety extra low voltage
  • Electronic flash apparatus for photographic purposes