Matt Clay - RPII Annual Inspector

Areas of Expertise

Outdoor Play Areas


RPII Registered Outdoor Annual Inspector


Annual Inspections throughout the United Kingdom


Matthew trained with the play inspection company and qualified to become a Registered Play Inspector International (RPII) Annual Outdoor in 2015, able to apply the BSEN1176 standards to outdoor play settings. Prior to joining us Matthew was a Lance Corporal in the British Army and served a six month tour in Afghanistan in 2012. It was due to an ongoing ankle injury that he had to leave the army. This experience has given him many skills including a keen eye for small detail, hard working ethos and good communication and organisational skills.

Hobbies / Interests

In his spare time Matt is kept busy with his young family of two daughters. He spends time in Bournemouth and visiting family and friends in Leeds as well. He is a keen Newcastle United supporter and enjoys watching many sports including football, golf and Formula 1. When able to he also plays 7 a side football with a local team.

If you would like to speak or meet with Matt, then please call us on the Head Office telephone number at the top of this page or post an enquiry through the Contact page.

News & Events

Jon Dalton appointed Managing Director of the Play Inspection Company

The Play Inspection Company are pleased to announce the appointment of Jon Dalton as Managing Director with immediate effect. Keith Dalton has immensely enjoyed his 30-year career within the play industry and will now step aside to become Chairman & CEO.

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Parents fury as councils close playgrounds

Councils have been accused of heavy-handed approach to lockdown measures by closing playgrounds...

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RPII Routine Inspector Course - October 2020

The Play Inspection Company will be running a Routine Inspectors one day Training Course at our Head Office in Poole, Dorset on the Thursday 22nd October 2020

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