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About Test Lab

NATA Accredited Test Laboratory Number 2953

Novitatech’s Test Laboratory was set up in 1989. It was created to assist the International Standards Organisation (ISO) and Standards Australia produce a range of quality and performance standards for wheelchairs and other rehabilitation equipment.

The Test Laboratory is accredited by the National Association of Testing Authorities (NATA) and provides an independent testing service for medical and disability products to Australian and International Standards.


Why have your Assistive Technology tested at a NATA Accredited Test Lab?

NATA Accreditation assures that testing is performed in a thorough, precise and rigorous way in accordance with relevant Australian and International Standards.

This gives you validation, reassurance and confidence in your product’s reliability and quality.

Our qualified and experienced staff will help you with every step of the way giving you accurate and helpful feedback in a timely manner.

We offer Non-scope testing to Australian and International Standards to assist with Product development providing you with invaluable status of the reliability and mechanical stability of the your Assistive Technology.

We are committed to supplying you a complete compliance testing management solution of Assistive Technology to Australian and International Standards in the shortest possible timeframe.

Speak to one of our friendly and dedicated Test Lab staff for further details.


Tests we are licenced to perform

The terms of our NATA registration enable us to offer accredited testing and reports on:

  • Manual wheelchairs
  • Electric wheelchairs and their batteries
  • Shower/toilet chairs and commodes
  • Bath seats
  • Vehicle mounted hoists and ramps
  • Ignitability of upholstered furniture
  • Walking aids
  • Patient lifting and moving aids
  • Motor vehicles controls for drivers with disability
  • Hospital beds
  • Lower limb prostheses

We can test to full standards or to particular sections of a standard. 

If you are unsure whether we are able to provide testing for your product, please contact the test laboratory.