RACV Roadside Care

Essential emergency roadside assistance for your vehicle 24/7

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This cover suits those who mostly drive in metropolitan areas

RACV Roadside Care covers you for all the essentials.

If you have a flat tyre, a flat battery, you've locked your keys in the car or experience any other common vehicle problem, we'll help you at the roadside to get you going. If we can’t get you going, we’ll arrange for your vehicle to be towed.

The great benefits of Roadside Care include:

  • Up to eight service call outs a year
  • Towing up to 20km in metropolitan areas or to the closest attending service centre in rural areas
  • Up to $750 in accommodation, taxi (1 @ $50) and hire car cover if you are more than 100km from home
  • Locksmith assistance if you lock your keys in your car
  • We'll change your tyre if it punctures
  • Fuel (up to 5 litres)  to get you to the nearest service station 

 

Compare our Emergency Roadside Assistance packages

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Roadside Care

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Total Care

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Ideal for

If you drive mainly in metropolitan areas, Roadside Care is our basic package covering the essentials.  

If you travel into regional and rural areas, Extra Care has greater all-round cover and extended towing options.

If you travel a long way from home or want total peace of mind, Total Care is our top-of-the-range package.

$10

$30

$50

Cost

$134per vehicle
$165per vehicle
$225per vehicle

Any car you're driving

Service calls per year

8

12

Unlimited

Metro towing

20km

60km

100km

Free petrol or diesel (up to 5 litres)

Caravan and trailer assistance^

Bike assist

Minor parts allowance (VIC only)

$33

$33

Personal cover

Legal assistance

$330

Personal effects and clothing cover

$275

Fatal injury benefit

$10,000

Wheelchair and scooter assist

Locksmith allowance

$150

$250

$300

Special towing equipment and trailer hire allowance

$220

$250

Accident**


$100
Taxi fares
Alternative transport

Breakdown

$50
Taxi (1@$50)
Alternative transport

$180
Taxi (3@$60)
Alternative transport

$250
Taxi (3@$80)
Alternative transport

Breakdown

$750
Taxi (1@$50)
Rental vehicle
Alternative transport
Accommodation

$1400
Taxi (3@$60)
Rental vehicle
Alternative transport
Accommodation

$2400
Taxi (3@$80)
Rental vehicle
Alternative transport
Accommodation

Medical-related transport

$1000
Transport and accommodation

Increased size and weight allowances for towing benefits

 

Monetary limits apply to individual breakdown benefits. See full terms and conditions for details.
*Valid from 1 March 2017 – 30 June 2017 only. Offer only available to new RACV members and existing RACV members in Victoria who purchase a one year RACV Emergency Roadside subscription online. This offer is not available for Join on Road, free2go, ERA Emergency Roadside Assistance for Business or RACV members renewing, upgrading or downgrading or adding-on to their existing Emergency Roadside Assistance subscription. For eligible members, a one year subscription to Roadside Care entitles the member to one $10 eGift Card, one year subscription to Extra Care entitles the member to one $30 eGift Card and one year subscription to Total Care entitles the member to one $50 eGift Card. Limited to one eGift Card voucher per new subscription. eGift card is a choice of 1 of 3 retailers, namely Myer, Priceline or Woolworths. Edge Loyalty is the issuer of the eGift card but is not the promoter of the offer. Loyalty Edge is responsible for the fulfilment of the eGift Card. eGift Cards are valid for 12 months from the date of issue and are redeemable at participating stores only. For full terms and conditions visit racv.com.au/competitions
^ Caravan and trailer assistance will only be provided to Roadside Care members when the nominated vehicle has broken down. Vehicle size and weight restrictions apply.
Refer to the Emergency Roadside Assist Terms and Conditions for more details.
**Only provided to Members with Total Care who also have RACV Comprehensive Car Insurance or Complete Care cover on the damaged vehicle.