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  • Water heater installation & repairs
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  • Lamp repairs
  • … or anything else
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Recent Electricians reviews in Melbourne

"Leon was upfront about cost, responsive with messages, fast and went the extra yards complete with new light glove and nicely coiled cord! "

Fix lamp light fitting

$25

"Great job!"

Replacement hard wired smoke alarm

$50

"Great job. Quick, competent, punctual and polite. A couple of unexpected issues arose given the age of the property, which were dealt with well. Highly recommended. Marie "

Resecure door latches, instal smoke alarm etc

$150

"Although it took a while to confirm the timing, Brad was easy to communicate, arrived on time and got the task done efficiently. He also kindly and patiently helped with the other switch which was beyond the scope of original task. Thanks to Brad and would use the service again. "

Replace Switch - Electrician

$80

"I am happy to recommend Chris as a handyman/ electrician. He is polite, efficient and even helped me to change some globes that I couldn't reach. I will definately be asking him to come back again when I need a job done."

Carpentry and electrical

$120

"Leon gave an excellent service. Quick, responsive and helpful."

Fix a lamp

$40

What's the average cost of an electrician in Melbourne

$109 - $230

low

$109

median

$150

high

$230

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Average reviews for Electricians Services in Melbourne

based on 1954 reviews

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What do electrician services include?

Our local electrical contractors can handle all electrical projects, be it for residential, commercial, and industrial properties. If you are building from scratch, they can help construct an efficient electrical framework for you. They can also establish new electrical wirings, and test the electrical flow for your safety. 

As for existing properties, electricians can routinely maintain, repair and upgrade your power systems whenever needed. They can also handle electrical equipment and machinery for factories and manufacturing plants. Here are the better overview of our electrical services:

Domestic electrician

Electrical safety is paramount when it comes to your home, and that's when residential electricians play a vital role. They can help make sure that all electrical components, including wires and cables, are in good condition to avoid any incidents that could put you and your family at risk.

Domestic electricians can establish power points and switches to support your household appliances. They can also assist with installing various electrical appliances such as electric heaters and showers, in case you're looking to upgrade or planning a renovation.

Commercial electrician

Not to be confused with domestic electricians, commercial electricians are mostly involved in large-scale projects for buildings and various businesses like restaurants, hotels, and corporate offices. Depending on your establishment's requirements, they can fix lighting, heating, and cooling systems or install fire alarms and other security equipment if needed.

Industrial electrician

For tasks that involve higher voltage systems and more complex machinery, it's better to connect with a licensed industrial electrician. Their services include electrical construction and maintenance for industries like factories and plants. They don't just install lights and electrical heaters. Most of the time, they also deal with different types of manufacturing equipment, including hydraulic and pneumatic systems. Industrial electricians can also troubleshoot problems and repair them as they see fit. They can even create tailored maintenance programs for your electrical motors and generators.

Emergency electrician

The moment you sense something odd with your sockets and switches, or notice a burning smell, spark, or flickering of lights, get in touch with a local electrician immediately. With Airtasker, finding available emergency electricians in your area is fast and easy! You won't even have to worry about not having any tools on hand–most electricians are already equipped with their own professional tool kits, which they can bring with them for any service that you may need.

Recent Electricians tasks in Melbourne

Handman for electronic cables, collect pastel & repair oven clock

$200

Prahran VIC 3181, Australia

25th Jun 2022

I have a rental apartment with a number of issues. The guest is very flexible with his time, so you can come around any time, but the sooner the better. The tasks include: 1. Collect package from JB-HIFI (nearest one to you) and bring it to the guest 2. Find a powerport connection that works with the weird 3 prong connection of this lamp so it connects into the normal wall socket (see picture) 3. The optical port of the soundbar is broken and isn't holding the optical cable in place. Create a solution to fix it in position better (see pic) 4. Replace light globe (and buy it) 5. Fix hinge on small cupboard (see pic) 6. Fix oven clock, it seems to have fallen away from glass panel (see pic) I realise these issues are quite a mixed breed. I'm happy to pay by the hour if that's easier and you can advise how long it takes. I believe for the right person all of these issues are pretty straight forward, but it will likely take a little running around. The apartment is in the Prahran Central building. Guest is a really nice guy, very happy for you to come in and work to resolve the issues. Highly likely there will be more work to come also. Would love a repeat handyman I can call on for the future. Josh - Due date: Flexible

Electrician (qualified). Small job

$50

Fitzroy North VIC, Australia

24th Jun 2022

Recently moved into flat and unable to insert washing machine power plug into outlet. Located in downstairs laundry. Suspect something has broken off inside socket. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 24 June 2022

Electrician required - quote for work

$50

Toorak VIC, Australia

17th Jun 2022

Smoke alarms to be checked & light circuit to be fixed. TV antenna installed as well! Please visit property to quote for the work required! - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 20 June 2022

Very good quote for work required, thank you

Change smoke alarm battery

$50

Moonee Ponds VIC, Australia

8th Jun 2022

Have two smoke alarms that need battery changed - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 8 June 2022

Very prompt and efficient completion of the job. Happy with the work. The new batteries in the smoke alarm have stopped that incessant beeping from the flat battery now.

Washing machine blocked drain - Electrolux

$120

Port Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

6th Jun 2022

My electrolux washing machine is showing error E20 - for drainage problem and I had to use the 'emergency' drain to finish the last cycle as it was stuck with 27 mins left & full of water :( - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 23 May 2022

Erik was fantastic. Really good communicator, turned up on time, was personable and efficient! Fixed the problem on the spot, also (on the spot) fixed something else to ensure the problem wouldnt reoccur at a later point! And was a really nice guy - despite my puppy trying to play with him while working (including trotting off with a tool! sorry Erik haha!) I highly recommend him and will use again if I have any issues with appliances in my home.

Electrician required to disconnect garden light

$75

South Yarra VIC, Australia

1st Jun 2022

Hi All, This is a quick job. Our dog has chewed up some wiring for an outdoor light and we need it disconnected before we remove the light. Located in South Yarra.

Fantastic work. Very friendly and fair pricing. Thank you!

Install one power point into bathroom

$250

South Yarra VIC, Australia

25th Jun 2022

One new power point installed for infrared sauna. - Due date: Before Tuesday, 28 June 2022

Qualified electrician

$100

St Kilda VIC, Australia

23rd Jun 2022

Need someone to help md put up thus lantern light in the ceiling. - Due date: Before Sunday, 26 June 2022

Replace three light switches

$80

Brunswick VIC, Australia

13th Jun 2022

Need three light switch panels replaced - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 15 June 2022

Easy to work with, great job!

Ceiling fan/light installed.

$150

Melbourne, VIC

7th Jun 2022

I need this ceiling light removed and a new ceiling fan/light installed that I have purchased. Job is in Essendon.

Great work. Will definitely use Luke's services again.

Handyman / Electrician needed to fix kitchen sink light fixture

$130

Collingwood VIC, Australia

6th Jun 2022

Hi Airtaskers, I need this kitchen down-light fitting fixed. I believe the wiring is all ok, we just need the fitting and globe sourced/installed. The hole size is 54mm in diameter. Many thanks in advance! Cheers, Matt - Due date: Flexible

Absolute legend of a sparky. 100% would use again!

Pendant light installation in CBD

$50

Melbourne VIC, Australia

31st May 2022

Pendant light installation in cbd Can be done everyday between 10am-2pm The old pendant light has been removed from the ceiling and now it’s ready to put on the ceiling at the new place. Address: 220 Spencer st, melbourne

Nice guy. However, My recommendation for Jake is to give a more accurate quote. He offered me $50 and later told me it’s actually $200 once I assigned the job to him.

Electrical standup desk up/down switch fix

$50

Brunswick VIC, Australia

26th Jun 2022

My electric standup desk has an up/down switch where the 'up' switch does not work to make the desk rise, though the down switch still works. It's a no-brand name one from RMIT originally built for design students. Please see images attached for more reference of how this functions with the cables. - Due date: Flexible

Cabinet over electrical switch box

$100

South Yarra VIC 3141, Australia

24th Jun 2022

Supply and install cabinet over switch box for cosmetic purposes. Must have lift up cover for easy access - Due date: Flexible

Electician

$100

St Kilda VIC, Australia

19th Jun 2022

Power point in laundry needs repair/or replacement - Due date: Flexible

Daniel is amazing, friendly, knowledgeable and efficient. Will be using his services again

Change electrical Light switches 5 of them (update

$320

South Melbourne VIC, Australia

12th Jun 2022

Want a couple of my light switches changed over - I already purchased the other light switches. - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 12 June 2022

Thank you very quick and great job.

Smoke detectors and down lights

$500

Carlton North VIC 3054, Australia

6th Jun 2022

Replace and install 4 wired smoke detectors that appear to have been installed 20 years ago. Fixing 5 or 6 Bi-Pin Down lights that don't work with new globes.

Simon did a great job. Clear communication, and delivered exactly what he promised.

Any electrician can help me connect a light bulb

$100

Melbourne VIC, Australia

1st Jun 2022

I need someone to help me fix the lightbulb in the apartment, it's not connected to anything inside. It's been like that since I moved in

Well done. He did a great job