Portable Appliance Testing (PAT) involves a combination of visual checks and using
test apparatus. Although not a legal requirement, it is recommended as a means of
ensuring compliance with both the Electricity at Work Regulations and the Health
and Safety at Work Act.
It is generally recommended that all portable
electrical appliances are tested annually.
Portable Appliance Testing Charges:
Within 5 miles of Stafford, up to 20 items £55
5 - 10 miles of Stafford, up to 20 items £65
10 - 15 miles of Stafford, up to 20 items £75
15 - 20 miles of Stafford, up to 20 items £85
20 - 25 miles of Stafford, up to 20 items £95
And so on .......
Extra items (above 20) will be charged at:
Members - £1.50 per item.
Non Members - £2.50 per item.
If you would like to arrange for your portable electrical equipment to be tested,
please call Cathy on 01785 242525 Ext 206.
Online booking is now very much part of our everyday lives. People expect to be able
to view availability and book directly through their computer or mobile phone. So
that you and your village hall don't get left behind, Hallmaster.co.uk developed
the most advanced and easy to use Booking & Invoicing System, specifically designed
to save you time and increase revenue and that can easily be integrated into your
ACRE, our national association, has recently secured an agreement to offer community
buildings that are members of the Staffordshire Village Halls Advisory Service a
discount on the annual Booking Management System Licence.
You can have a 90 day free
trial, but when you sign up for a full annual licence (which includes full technical
support) your hall will receive a £10 discount, provided your hall is a member of
the Village Halls Advisory Service.
If you are interested in a demonstration of the
system, please contact your Cathy Russell, Village Halls Adviser on 01785 242525
Ext 206, who can arrange a demonstration if there is sufficient interest from other
halls in the area .