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Care without Compromise for over 50 Years

Elliotts are a successful manufacturer and supplier of quality safety gear throughout Australasian markets. Our reputation for care has been built over 50 years of commitment to looking beyond commercial considerations to that which matters most, the protection you need to stay safe. That commitment to care is stronger today than it has ever been and our growth and success is the consequence of this abiding focus.

Our dynamic and positive spirit to do the right thing by our customers, staff and industry sets us apart from others and drives us to deliver the most innovative safety and care products available. You can be completely confident that everything carrying our name can be relied on to take care, because we have taken the care to get it right.

Our passion for quality and reliable service is matched by world class partnerships and a never-ending quest for the most innovative safety and care technologies available, wherever they are and before you know you need them.

Elliotts quality Personal Protective Clothing (PPC) and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) are proven on-the-job every day. They are specified routinely for and by workers in metal, petrochemical, mining, emergency services, construction and other industries where hazards exist. These reliable and popular products are part of a comprehensive range evolved over time and based on the common foundation of quality and care for which the company has built its reputation.

Elliotts quality safety gear allows you to take care in any situation.

Standards and Certification


Elliotts is a quality endorsed company with many of its products certified to specific standards applying to protective clothing and equipment. This means our customers are guaranteed superior product performance across our entire range. It also means that workers use our products with confidence and peace of mind.

Critical to ongoing product development is our commitment to manufacturing products to meet the requirements of Australian or International Standards and to have these products certified by an independent third party. Also, on-going dialogue with our end users ensures we remain agile and responsive to ever-changing customer needs.

For further details on our Certified Products Click Here. 

History

Elliotts has grown dramatically since starting out over 50 years ago as a sole trader manufacturing leather nail bags for carpenters. Founded in 1966, Elliotts remains a family business, although operating on a dramatically larger scale.

The growth story began in earnest with incorporation in 1969 and expansion into the manufacture of industrial work gloves for its Queensland customers.

Over the next decade, expansion of the product range continued with a strong focus on leather safety clothing used by the welding industry. During this time, import competition from low cost markets began to take its toll and led the company to examine opportunities for securing a strategic advantage in its specialist field in the Queensland market.

The manufacturing division of the company was expanded with the criteria for product selection based on industrial safety applications requiring highly specialised fabrics and manufacturing methods. This low volume, higher value strategy paid off allowing the company to expand its on-site manufactured range of products. It also allowed the company to extend its customer base beyond Queensland to the wider Australian market. This national expansion was achieved by withdrawing from direct user sales and the appointment of selected industrial distribution companies.

Elliotts distribution network has continued to expand and today has over 1000 Australian distributors with a growing number in Australia, New Zealand, Southeast Asia and the Pacific Rim.

Australasian Representation

Elliotts places great importance on quality partnerships and long term relationships. With our dynamic and positive spirit to do the right thing by our partners, customers and our staff, we are positioned to deliver with certainty and to care without compromise.

We are always interested in adding world-class products to our range. We currently represent several international companies promoting their products to the many industries we currently service. 

The care philosophy at work 

At Elliotts, we champion a care philosophy in everything we do. This translates directly to strong support for our distributors and end-user customers. Our national and international sales representatives provide detailed product knowledge and our regular training, product demonstrations and promotions ensures familiarity and confidence with products across the Elliotts range.

We participate actively in national industry trade shows, regional tradeshows and road shows with major distributors. We also advertise industry magazines, distributor catalogues and join in on price promotions.

Elliotts is happy to discuss representation of new products throughout Australasia. Through Elliotts, you would have immediate access to an extensive network of distributors and end users. Should you wish to discuss opportunities for representation, please contact Managing Director Anthony Elliott at Contact Us