General Industry Surveillance

GIS has proved itself as one of Australia’s most trusted materials testing laboratory, establishing ongoing relationships with many well-known companies, government agencies, insurance companies, and other stakeholders in Australian industry.

About Us

General Industry Surveillance (GIS) is a NATA accredited and independent materials testing laboratory located in Melbourne Australia. GIS provides state-of-the-art testing facilities to measure the mechanical, physical, and chemical properties of geosynthetic materials, plastic, polymer, composites, minerals, and many other materials.

Since 2019, GIS lab has been certified by the Insurance Council of Australia (ICA) in analyzing and reporting on combustible cladding national wide.

Our team has four experts with PhD degrees in Polymer, Chemistry, Materials Science & engineering, and Mechanical Engineering. They all have more than 10 years’ experience in materials testing and analysis. our team is committed to delivery fastest and best services to our customers.

Why chooses GIS testing

NATA Accreditation

As a NATA Accredited Laboratory to ISO/IEC 17025, GIS has been audited to the highest technical competence, traceability, and customer confidentiality standards.

ICA Certification

GIS is an Insurance Council of Australia (ICA) approved laboratory for cladding & building materials testing national wide. GIS undertakes independent sampling and testing to identify any combustible Aluminium Composite Panel (ACP) façade materials installed. Reports meet both ICA and State Government criteria.

Fastest Turnaround Time

GIS takes 2-4 business days only from initiation to handing over final report.

Guarantee of Quality

Our experienced staff performs tests using industry standard processes and cutting-edge technologies to guarantee accurate and consistent test results. You can feel 100% satisfied with the testing and reporting.

Customer First

Our “customer first” philosophy means we always listen to our customers and use their opinions and experiences to make further improvements.

Our Services


Cladding Testing

In 2019, GIS lab was certified by the Insurance Council of Australia (ICA) in sampling, testing and report on combustible…

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Geosynthetic Testing

Our staff has many years of experience testing and designing with geosynthetic materials. We’ve provided…

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Polymer Testing

We are accredited to perform polymer and plastic testing in accordance with ASTM, ISO, AS and other recognized testing…

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Contact Us


Unit 2, 162-172 Old Geelong Rd, Hoppers Crossing, VIC 3029


03 9748 8983


0423 735 578


PO Box 12236, A’Beckett Street, Vic 8006

Working hours:

Monday-Friday: 9:00 – 17:00
Saturday-Sunday : Closed