Celebrating 26 Years in Service !

UNBS gets Machine for Testing Steel Construction Materials. The National Quality Gala slated for 18th November 2016. Prohibited Cosmetics, Substandard Iron Sheets Seized.

Electrical Laboratory

The Electrical Testing Laboratory carries out analysis of electrical products and appliances to assess their compliance with Uganda and International standards.The laboratory carries  electrical measurements, their accuracy, uncertainties and traceability to National and International Standards.

The Electrical Laboratory maintains National Standards for electrical units of ac and dc measurements like Voltage, Current, Resistance, Capacitance, Inductance, electrical energy and frequency.

Dissemination of units of measurement is effected through a traceable chain of calibrations done on electrical instruments like multimeters, Voltmeters, Ammeters, kWh-meters (energy meters), frequency meters, Thermocouples, Digital temperature indicators, Oscilloscopes and others.

 Electricalproducts analysed in the Electrical Laboratory include:

    • Electrical wires
    • Cables
    • Conductors
    • Incandescent lamps
    • Dry cells; and
    • Solar products. 


For more information, please contact:

 Mr.Bernard Mukwaya

Head Electrical Laboratory
Tel: +256 414505995

Mobile: +256 712405396
Fax: +256 414 286 123

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UNBS - Bweyogerere 

Plot 2 -  12, Bypass Link, Industrial & Business park, Kyaliwajala road,
P.O Box 6329 Kampala, Uganda
Tel: 0417333250 / 0417333251 / 0417333252
TOLL FREE: 0800133133
Email: info@unbs.go.ug