Canterbury Electrician

  • Master Electrician 10+ years experience
  • Full year’s warranty on all parts – that’s the Hit the Switch way
  • Local Electricians – Fairer, Better, Right – First time, every time
  • Electricians who understand your home is your castle
  • Free no obligation advice
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Do you need an electrician in Canterbury?

Tranquil, serene, grand and lavish. These are a few words often used to describe the suburb of Canterbury. Located just 10kms east of Melbourne CBD, Canterbury is home to wide leafy boulevards, boutique shops and hip cafes along Canterbury Road and Mailing Road. 

Hit the Switch has you covered when you need a professional electrician in Canterbury. Our electricians have been to so many Canterbury homes and businesses over the past decade.

As one of Melbourne’s leading electrical services providers, Hit the Switch has a dedicated team of reliable, highly trained, friendly electricians nearby who can solve all your electrical needs in no time. 

Whether you notice your safety switches getting tripped a lot and want someone to investigate or because weather has caused electrical damage, our electricians combine local expertise with world-class standards. They also believe in actually getting to know you. Give us a call to discuss your electrical needs today.

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Our Canterbury electricians are:


You can count on us 24 hours a day; 7 days a week. We’re ready to help you out from the smallest of electrical faults to complex rewiring or lighting jobs.


Every job is completed with a smile from electricians who simply love what they do! Click here to see what our previous clients have to say about us.

On time

We’ll be there when we say we will – yes, really! And if for some reason we’re running late, we’ll give you a courtesy call to keep you informed.

On time

We’ll be there when we say we will – yes, really! And if for some reason we’re running late, we’ll give you a courtesy call to keep you informed.


Residential, commercial, emergency electrical jobs – we’ve seen it all. There’s no electrical job that our team of experts won’t be able to do for you!


Our team of professional electricians are fully-licensed and qualified to tackle all sorts of electrical problems. We guarantee quality workmanship and well thought-out solutions, no matter what you need.


Our mission is simple: to provide the best electrical services in Melbourne! We’re committed to delivering outstanding service, whether you’re a brand new customer or a client who’s relied on us time and time again.


We’re extremely selective when deciding who gets to wear the Briggs logo. Each of our sparkies is an expert in their field, with training, experience and know-how that’s the best in Melbourne.

Contact Hit The Switch today!

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24 hr emergency electrician Canterbury

From a blown fuse or faulty appliance to electrical damage caused by our infamous Melbourne weather, Hit the Switch provides electrical maintenance and emergency services to everyone in Canterbury. 

In electrical emergencies, our experienced, highly qualified after-hours electricians can be there to ensure your home’s safety and security. They’ve been responding to electrical callouts from Canterbury residents and friends for over a decade.

Loss of power to your home or business can be very disruptive and extremely dangerous. When things go wrong with your power supply, rest assured Hit The Switch will provide an emergency electrician to help – day or night. 

We’re always happy to help out our neighbours and friends in the Canterbury area and are used to being called in the middle of the night, the weekend, public holidays etc.. Call Hit The Switch now on 1300 205 205 for rapid response and on-the-spot advice.

Complete electrical services Canterbury

Whether you live closer to Prospect Hill Road or Mont Albert Road, or own a commercial space near the corner of Canterbury Road and Maling Road, our friendly, knowledgeable electricians are ready to get your electrical needs sorted. 

Hit the Switch is the chosen electrical services provider to homes and businesses around Canterbury for all kinds of electrical jobs, including: 

  • Repairing exposed and broken wires 
  • Installing cabling and wiring systems
  • Smoke alarm installation
  • Switchboard upgrades
  • House rewiring
  • Electrical renovations and repairs
  • Electrical safety inspections
  • LED lighting installation
  • Replacing light bulbs
  • Surge protector installation
  • Mains and earthing systems
  • Air conditioning
  • Emergency lighting
  • Energy audits and local council regulations
  • Restaurant electricians 

At Hit the Switch, we offer great value for money, only use quality parts and hardware too, and offer a full year’s warranty on all parts, so you can be sure the work we undertake will last for a long time to come. 

For larger projects in Canterbury, we’ll happily give you an initial consultation and work to come up with tailored solutions that cater to your project budget and timelines. Whatever your specific electrical needs, contact Hit the Switch now for a free no-obligation quote.

Certified electrical contractors in Canterbury

Brimming with heritage protected areas, ornate mansions, manicured gardens, leafy streets and boutique shops, the suburb of Canterbury is a jewel in Melbourne’s crown, whether you prefer taking a leisurely Sunday stroll in Canterbury Gardens or dining in one of Burke Road or Maling Road’s delicious cafes.

From shorted out powerpoints to the installation of new LED lighting systems, Hit the Switch will connect you to our expert electricians that know your area inside and out, whatever electrical services you require.

Our local electricians are preferred by Canterbury residents and businesses because of their punctual arrival, affordable prices, dependable service, and for completing your job on time and on budget. We’ll leave your space clean and tidy when we’re done too.

No matter the scale of your job, let our highly qualified, friendly electricians work collaboratively with you to solve your electrical issues today. Contact Hit the Switch now.

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Electrician near me

The capital city of Victoria, and Australia’s second-largest city, Melbourne spans roughly 9900 km² in all directions, with the vast basalt plains to the west, Port Phillip Bay to the south, and endless stretches of natural beauty to the north and east. 

The Melbourne CBD is the gateway to Victoria, the seat of the Victorian Government and the headquarters of many local, national and international companies, peak bodies, and government and non-government agencies.

Known for its bustling cafes, array of marquee events and wonderfully diverse demographics, the municipality of metropolitan Melbourne and its innermost suburbs stretch around 37 km² and shares its borders with seven councils. 

We cover the entire Melbourne city area. Here are some of the popular areas our local Melbourne electricians service:

  • Docklands Electrician 3008
  • East Melbourne Electrician 3002
  • Flemington Electrician 3031
  • Kensington Electrician 3031
  • Melbourne Electrician 3000
  • Melbourne Electrician 3004 (St Kilda Road)
  • North Melbourne Electrician 3051
  • Port Melbourne Electrician 3207
  • Parkville Electrician 3052
  • Southbank Electrician 3006
  • South Wharf Electrician 3006
  • South Yarra Electrician 3141
  • South Yarra West Electrician 3141
  • West Melbourne Electrician 3003

Combining local expertise with world-class standards, choose Hit the Switch for all things electrical. Give us a call to discuss your electrical needs now.

We’ll be there for you every step of the way

Whether you’re setting up a new shop in Southbank, searching for the right company to oversee your electrical wiring for a home build in North Melbourne, or requiring essential repairs to your commercial office in Melbourne CBD, our electricians have you covered.

Hit the Switch has built a trusted reputation in Melbourne because of our friendly, experienced team that work collaboratively with you. We relish getting to know you and looking after any electrical issue in your home or commercial space. 

When it comes to big projects like home improvement or construction, our electricians can manage your electrical design, planning and processes the same way they have done for so many other Melbourne homes and commercial spaces. 

From evaluating your needs and developing tailormade electrical solutions that suit your plans through to successful installation and implementation, our licensed electricians do the job with skill, on budget and on time. No matter the job, we’ll work hard to make sure your project is a huge success. Get in touch with us today and discover why so many Australians trust Hit the Switch as their electrical services provider.

Steven at Hit The Switch was communicative, friendly, turned up when he said he would, and did a great job. Ticks all my boxes. Would recommend and would definitely use Hit The Switch again.

2 years ago

Matthew Beasley

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Areas we serve

Our service area spans across much of Melbourne’s CBD, east, and Bayside region.365 days of the year, Hit The Switch is busy delivering rapid electrical solutions to homes and businesses across Melbourne, including after-hours and emergency services.
Local Melbourne electricians doing things fairer, better and right first time, every time. Call 1300 300 222.