Introduction

When it comes to certifying gas products, Vipac’s fully accredited Gas Certification Team means you’re in  safe hands:

  • Conformity Assessment Body (CAB) status
  • ISO/IEC 17065:2012 compliant
  • Joint Accreditation System of Australia and New Zealand (JAS-ANZ) accredited
  • Gas Technical Regulators Committee (GTRC) recognition
  • All Australian States and Territories as well as New Zealand recognition

Vipac works in partnership with importers and manufacturers to ensure that gas components and appliances meet regulations. We certify:

Cooktops & Barbecues Heaters Catering appliances Water Heaters Valves & Components

Vipac offers personalised, clear and efficient delivery of certification, as well as:

RedTickTechnical expertise and proven experience.

RedTickNo annual certificate renewal fee, and free certificate transfer*

RedTickA single point of contact for your certification and auditing.


What our customers say

“Vipac was invaluable in ensuring our product successfully went to market, providing much needed support every step of the way. Their response time was quick, their assessment highly accurate, their attention to detail meticulous and their customer service exceptional. They have been supportive from the testing to the certification. Thank you Vipac for being so supportive and responsive, and we look forward to using your services again.”

Frank Mello
Vice President of Sales of Marketing
Bull Outdoor Products Inc.


Our Gas Mark:

Mark-On-Appliance


Six New Standards

We are delighted to announce the certification of the following new standards:

AS/NZS 5263.1.1   Domestic gas cooking appliances

AS/NZS 5263.1.2   Gas fired water heaters for hot water supply and/or central heating

AS/NZS 5263.1.3   Gas space heating appliances

AS/NZS 5263.1.6  Indirect gas-fired ducted air heaters

AS/NZS 5263.1.7   Domestic outdoor gas barbecues

AS/NZS 5263.1.8  Decorative effect gas appliances


How we Certify

All gas products marketed, sold or installed in Australia have specific testing and certification requirements.

Our Gas Certification Services are based on an independent and rigorous ‘Type Test’ regime. As a Melbourne-based Conformity Assessment Body (CAB), Vipac’s Gas Certification Services provide product certification services recognised throughout Australia and New Zealand. Moreover, our scheme is accredited by JAS-ANZ and recognised by GTRC, so you know you’re in safe hands.

 


The Gas Technical Regulators Committee is an association of Australia and New Zealand Government Departments responsible for the safe use of gas. Vipac Certification Services formal recognition by the GTRC demonstrates our competence and independence in accordance with the GTRC ‘Rules for Gas Appliance and Component Certification for Australia – The Rules’. JAS-ANZ is the government-appointed accreditation body for Australia and New Zealand responsible for providing accreditation of conformity assessment bodies (CABs) in the fields of certification and inspection. Vipac Certification Services accreditation by JAS-ANZ demonstrates our competence and independence in accordance with ISO/IEC 17065 ‘Conformity assessment — Fundamentals of product certification and guidelines for product certification schemes’.

*Conditions apply