Need an emergency electrician now?

A 24-hour rapid response service for common electrical emergencies in the home

  • Get help now for electrical emergencies

    $269 for a single job

    Need a dependable and fully accredited electrician, ready to respond quickly to an electrical issue at your home? RACV can help.

  • Get an annual subscription

    $215 per year

    Includes coverage for common home emergencies for up to 8 emergency jobs per year and you won’t be charged extra for after hours, weekends or public holidays. Waiting periods apply.

Membership card type Blue
Non-member
Bronze
5 - 9 years
Silver
10 - 24 years
Gold
25 - 50 years
Gold 50+
51+ years
Discount - 5% 10% 15% 20%
Price per annum* $215.00 $204.25 $193.50 $182.75 $172
Membership card type Discount Price per annum*
Blue
Non-member
- $215.00
Bronze
5 - 9 years
5% $204.25
Silver
10 - 24 years
10% $193.50
Gold
25 - 50 years
15% $182.75
Gold 50+
51+ years
20% $172

*Prices valid as of 1 August 2018 and are subject to change.

RACV Emergency Home Assist

24/7 assistance

RACV Emergency Home Assist has emergency electricians available to help 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year.

No out of hours surcharges

There are no additional charges for emergencies after hours, on weekends or public holidays whether you ask for a single job or an annual subscription.

Rapid response times

Our network of local tradespeople will respond quickly to your electrical emergency.

Electrical emergencies RACV can assist with

Maybe your cooling or heating system has stopped working, or there's a blackout that's isolated to your home? Whatever your electrical emergency, RACV Emergency Home Assist will send a fully accredited, local emergency electrician near you to your door quickly.

RACV Emergency Home Assist is available as an annual subscription or for a fixed price cost for each emergency job, both including minor parts and materials, and up to one hour of labour.

Power or lighting fault

Loss of power to all or part of of your home including electrical faults due to storms or flooding (excludes area-wide power outages and blackouts).

Broken air-conditioning system

If your air-conditioner has stopped working, an RACV electrician will assess the cause of the fault and repair if safe to do so (a refrigeration mechanic specialist referral may be required).

Faulty or burst hot water system

When your hot water system fails because of faulty components or electrical issues.

Internal leaks

If you have a ceiling leak coming through a light fitting or fixture we'll isolate power from the affected area.

Exclusions and limitations apply including the provision of some parts and materials. Refer to the RACV Emergency Home Assist Terms and Conditions for more details.

Emergency electricians are available in metro Melbourne and most regional areas in Victoria

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