PAT testing experts. Ensuring the highest standards in electrical workplace safety.

We are PAT testing experts, making it simple and cost effective for all types of businesses to comply with Health and Safety regulations for electrical safety compliance, appliance testing and certification.

  • Keeping employees and customers safe
  • Using latest pat testing technology, out of hours if required
  • Different coloured pass labels to identify next tests
  • Reliable, no fuss service
  • Highly competitive prices
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250 Rio specialise in offering you the very best portable appliance testing services. This gives all customers peace of mind of a job well done.

Microwave Leakage Services


At 250 Rio we pride ourselves with up to date leakage testing to make sure your microwaves are safe to use.

Periodical Testing Services


250 Rio offer you inspection and testing at various intervals, this is because installations can deteriorate over a period of time.

Appliances Repair


250 Rio pride ourselves in revealing all the repairs to you upon job completion.

Coverage Capability


We operate a nationwide network of testing engineers providing PAT tests, Microwave Leakage Testing and periodical testing

FAQs on PAT Testing


We are more than happy to answer any questions you may have.



Since 2007, 250 Rio have been providing efficient PAT testing Manchester, Altrincham, Cheshire and nationwide.



250 Rio offer a free, no obligation quote to inform you how we can help. From portable appliance testing your office equipment to standard electrical repairs.


250Rio Completed the PAT Testing of our office in a record time of 4 days, a great help to us in minimizing disruption to our operations. We found the engineer very efficient and I would be happy to recommend 250Rio to other businesses for their Portable Appliance Testing.

Beaverbrooks Ltd

Having used 250Rio for our PAT testing I can only conclude that the standard and pride in their work is second to none. Their staff are not only proficient in their tasks they are courteous and friendly. Couple this with a professional approach and competitive pricing and they have the complete package, I would highly recommend 250Rio to any company, large or small.

Team 17

I would like to thank you for providing an excellent service. You were courteous to staff and created no disruption whilst carrying out the PAT Testing. Your prices are very competitive and we would definitely recommend 250RIO to other businesses.

Rockstar Games, Leeds

I would like to thank you for providing an excellent and efficient PAT testing service here at our head office. Disruption was kept to the absolute minimum, I would be happy to recommend your services to other businesses.

Demon Tweeks Direct
schools PAT testing, Manchester, Trafford, Altrincham, Stockport, Cheshire

Regular schools PAT testing a vital service.

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At 250 Rio we continually advise schools PAT testing be carried out regularly and thoroughly. Lets face it – schools are always going to be full of portable appliances that will, for the most part, not get the level of love and attention they might…

pat testing for care homes

PAT testing for care homes explained

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PAT testing for care homes is an important consideration for anyone involved in this area of care. We entrust the care of many elderly people to care homes up and down the country and their staff are, in turn, responsible for all aspects of senior…

PAT testing for landlords, Manchester

PAT testing for landlords

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PAT testing for landlords is not something you can ignore if you currently let residential property, whether they be houses, apartments or even holiday homes. As a landlord you have a duty of care to protect your tenants, whether they are long or short stay,…