About us

The Northern Testhouse Leicester, was founded in 2001 by the Managing Director/Owner, Lax Pattni who has over 25 years experience in the industry, after an exciting career with another laboratory.

From a small beginning of mainly testing toys for children over 3 years, today we have a fully equipped laboratory located in lovely Scraptoft village.

Still totally independent and one of UK’s fasted growing testhouse, we now offer a comprehensive service for a broad range of product compliance to National and International Standards and requirements. We are proud to say toy testing remains at our heart.

Over the years, we have built our excellent reputation by our efforts in customer service and technical integrity. It gives us great satisfaction to deliver a service our clients deserve and recognition of our test reports by major UK retailers, across Europe and US.

Our Mission

In the ever changing and complex field of consumer safety, we are passionate about simplifying the relevant regulations, go a step further in assisting clients in delivering solutions to match individual client needs where trust and quality are essential.

Our Location and Contact Details

The Northern Testhoues (Leicester) Ltd,

Unit 1,

Main Street,

Scraptoft Business Centre,




Telephone: 0116-241881

Mobile: 07505 433 841

Email: lax@nthleicester.co.uk

Email: info@nthleicester.co.uk

Website: www.nthleicester.co.uk