Health Care providers have a fundamental obligation to ensure medical equipment (owned, loaned, on trial, or donated) complies with the essential principles of safety and performance.

To address this, medical equipment should receive preventative maintenance at least annually. The skilled team at Mobility Services in Canterbury is here to help you meet your compliance & best practice requirements for all Health Care Providers.

“Buildings, plant & equipment shall be fit for purpose and comply with legislation relevant to the health & disability service being provided”.

NZS 8134:2021 – section 4.1.1

Mobilty Services Ltd can tailor a preventative maintenance program to assist you in meeting compliance for:

  • Electrical hospital and rest home beds
  • Hoists including mobile, standing and raising hoists, stationary hoists and slings
  • All types of patient-lifting, pressure redistribution mattress and seating systems, scales, tilt and motorised tables, lift-out chairs and recliners
  • Wheelchairs – self propelled & transit, walkers & commodes
  • Electrical test & tag to standard NZS 3551

Our service technicians are specialists in:

Equipment inspection

 Repair of hospital and mobility equipment


Preventative maintenance

Mobility Services will provide the necessary certification of the completed testing for your records and compliance.

As a contracted service provider to yourselves, we would provide you with our category high-priority service provisioning.

In addition, we are contracted service agents for the Ministry of Health and ACC and can provide servicing for all patient and resident’s mobility equipment.

Please give us a call/email and arrange a meeting to discuss this further.

General Manager