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Why Choose Clipsal?

Choose the brand that supports you

Support local.

  • Clipsal by Schneider Electric still manufactures large quantities of product in Australia. Although we also source product from overseas, the products we produce locally are our high volume lines and substantially contribute to the Australian economy. 
  • We directly employ over 4,000 fellow Australians along with 1,000’s more as a result of our activity. 
  • We employ 300 research and development employees and 1,500 manufacturing employees nationwide. 
  • We manufacture at multiple sites across Australia (Adelaide (SA), Benalla (VIC), Melbourne (VIC), Brisbane (QLD) and Sydney (NSW) and export to the world. 
  • We work with a number of not for profit organisations including Orana, Bedford Industries, Minda Packaging Solutions and Mobilong. 
  • Although we are globally owned, we are as Australian as it is possible to be in a global economy. We remain locally managed, with an unyielding commitment to doing what is good for our country. 

Extensive range, unrivalled quality and customer service.

  • With an offering in excess of 20,000 products, Clipsal can provide end-to-end electrical solutions for any project. 
  • From large scale building projects and hotels, to retail and residential developments: Clipsal has the right products and solutions to meet specific applications and requirements. 
  • Clipsal’s Product Engineering team prides itself on being the most advanced and skilled in the Australian electrical industry, providing the market with state-of-the-art electrical solutions. 
  • Clipsal maintains an innovation aim to achieve 30% of sales from products less than five years old. 
  • We maintain sales offices and distribution centres in all capital cities, with satellite warehouses throughout regional Australia. 
  • Over 200 Sales Representatives nationwide, who collectively call on over 1,000 customers every day. 
  • We distribute products through more than 1,000 electrical wholesalers nationwide, who on-sell to more than 50,000 electrical contractors. 
  • ‘One-stop shop’ convenience for industrial, commercial and residential range. 
  • First Australian electrical accessory manufacturer to achieve Quality Endorsed Company status from the Standards Association of Australia. 
  • Our management systems are aligned with Australian Standards AS/NZS 4801 and International Standards OHSAS18001 for Occupational Health and Safety Management, including International Standards ISO 14001 for Environmental Management.

Local knowledge, global expertise.

  • Clipsal is an electrical industry leader, dedicated to supplying you with the most innovative and sustainable solutions available. 
  • We are a part of Schneider Electric, the world’s leading specialist in energy management, providing a total electrical solution for any project or application. 
  • With rising energy costs and a greater need for sustainable energy solutions globally, Clipsal’s R&D team work continuously to deliver customers the latest in electrical technology. 
  • Clipsal extensively research global markets and trends, especially in the area of energy efficiency, and are industry leaders in providing sustainable electrical products and energy management solutions. 
  • Access to global resources through Schneider Electric has accelerated Clipsal’s development of a sustainable future of green manufacturing methodologies and continuous improvement programs. 
  • Schneider Electric Australian employees have vast business and industry experience; 55% have over 5 years of service to SE, 26% have over 10 years, 10% have over 20 years and 5% have over 30 years experience at SE. 
  • 140,000 employees globally, including 4,000 employees in Australia. 

A proud history – we’re here to stay.

  • Clipsal by Schneider Electric was established in 1920 and is Australia’s number one electrical brand of electrical products, accessories and solutions for the residential, commercial and industrial markets. 
  • Clipsal has evolved and grown from its Adelaide base with great success by supporting the local economy and providing products manufactured at multiple sites across Australia. 
  • Clipsal is dedicated to providing the expertise to assist you in achieving the most energy efficient, innovative and compliant electrical solution every time. 
  • You can be confident you are dealing with Australia’s most experienced electrical accessory brand that constantly strives to provide you with high quality, intelligent, environmentally friendly and economical electrical solutions - now and into the future. 
  • Schneider Electric was founded in 1836 and is recognised as the global specialist in energy management. 
  • Schneider Electric is a publicly listed company with global stakeholders and 1700 Australian Schneider Electric employee shareholders. 

We are good corporate citizens.

  • Through our “Don’t Risk It” campaign, we lead the way in stemming the tide of inferior, dangerous, non-compliant product. 
  • Through sponsorship of the Clipsal 500, South Australia’s flagship sporting event, Clipsal enjoyed a significant and rewarding level of community involvement.
  • Club Clipsal fundraises through state events and supports a different charity bi-annually. Past charities include Camp Quality and the E.J. Whitten Foundation. 
  • Clipsal adheres to environmentally friendly production of products and literature. 
  • SO14001 environmental certification. 
  • AS4801 and IOHS18001 occupational health and safety certification 
  • Environmental management processes covering waste, energy and water