Why Choose Universal Services (Sports Equipment) Ltd for the Servicing and Maintenance of your Sports, PE, Fitness and Play Equipment?


For over 42 years’ we have specialised in the service and maintenance of sports, physical education, and gymnasium equipment. Experience can only be gained by repeatedly doing the work..


The standards we work to are second to none. To achieve these standards we use high quality employees. All our service engineers are fully trained and experienced. They know what to look for, what standards apply and how to remedy any faults they find. Our engineers are DBS Enhanced, and Barred list checked.


Our reputation has been earned by not only providing a quality service but also reliability.



UNIVERSAL SERVICES (Sports Equipment) LTD is one of Britain's leading contractors offering a comprehensive nationwide maintenance service, supported by our fleet of service vehicles. Our extensive customers base includes local authorities, schools, sports centres, independent schools, Army, Navy, RAF Bases and Police.



Regular inspection and maintenance of your indoor sports equipment and facilities is extremely important. The Association for Physical Education (AfPE) has issued guidance for schools on the Inspection and Maintenance of Gymnastics, Sports Hall, Fixed Play, Fitness and Sports Equipment. Their guidance highlights key requirements that schools and local authorities should consider when selecting a suitable company to carry out their sports equipment maintenance. We are pleased to provide a link to that guidance.

We are an Approved Contractor of AfPE




  • Optimise sports and playground equipment availability
  • Prolong sports and playground  equipment life
  • Minimise overall maintenance costs
  • Reduce risk of having to replace equipment

Remember safety is your responsibility under ‘The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974’.

For peace of mind, you should have your equipment maintained regularly.

The British Standard 1892 Part 1:1986 states “It is important that all physical education apparatus is maintained in a first class, fully safe condition”.



With all Universal Services (Sports Equipment) Ltd products, including maintenance, you are covered by our no quibble guarantee should a defect develop within 12 months which is attributed to faulty workmanship or materials.

We guarantee to rectify it at our cost. An inspection and report sheet is completed by our service engineers during a visit, a report will be emailed to you on completion for your records. A quotation will be generated and emailed  in respect of any item of equipment considered to be beyond economical repair or requires further work to bring it up to standard.


Cancellation charges will apply in regards to any booking and cancelled with short notice!



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