About Us

Metropolitan Essential Services offer expertise to identify and counter any non-compliance or regulatory issues found within any commercial, industrial, or public building in both metropolitan or regional Victoria.

In order to uphold your legal requirements, building owners are required to ensure Essential Safety Measures (ESM) compliance within their buildings.

At Metropolitan Essential Services we provide comprehensive A to Z solutions for all your ESM and Facilities Management requirements.

Our involvement within the industry began out of necessity; our founders ever expanding network and property portfolio required an ESM facilitation service offering professional and cost effective monitoring and solutions.

In 1999 our company commenced auditing, and was then incorporated as Metropolitan Essential Services in 2002. With more than 20 years experience we perform over 9600 audits annually for over 250 clients.

MES operate an accountable and transparent business model directed by the corporate governance of our professional board. Our senior management team boasts in excess of 110 years combined experience and every staff member has been individually chosen for their expertise and dedication.

We can ensure that your building(s) meet compliance with Essential Safety Measures legislation, Australian Standards, Building Codes, current Victorian state Regulations, and guarantee that your assets and your people are protected.

Get in touch

MES know that finding the best Essential Safety Measures contractor is a choice not to be taken lightly. That’s why we offer free consultations to walk you through your requirements and your legal responsibilities.

Book an appointment ▸

[An] essential safety measure means any measure (including an item of equipment, form of construction or safety strategy) required for the safety of persons using a building or place of public entertainment.
— Building Regualtions Act 2006
Non-compliance may result in a fine of over $90,000 for individuals or over $400,000 for companies.
— Building Regualtions Act 2006

At MES we pride ourselves on integrity, commitment and customer service.


Our Portfolio

The following companies trust their Essential Safety Measures auditing and maintenance to Metropolitan Essential Services.