Richmond 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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You’ve found the most reliable electrician in Richmond!

Do you need an electrician in Richmond?

Whether you run a restaurant on Victoria Street, own a retail store on Swan Street or live in one of Richmond’s array of houses, your first call should be to Hit the Switch whenever you’re in need of an electrician. 

Our local electricians live nearby and understand the importance of a quick response and reliable service. They pride themselves on arriving at any Richmond destination in a timely manner. 

Having completed electrical jobs of all sizes for homes and commercial buildings all around Richmond for over a decade, our highly trained electricians pride themselves on fulfilling all your electrical service needs on budget and on time.

From replacing your smoke alarms to undertaking essential mains cable and earthing rod assessments, Hit the Switch can get all your electrical needs sorted in no time. No matter the scope of the job, give us a call today.

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Our Richmond 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 Richmond

Richmond residents and businesses: No matter what time or day it is, our after-hours electricians are on-call to deal with any electrical emergency and ensure the safety and security of your home or business. 

Whether you suffer a sudden power outage, electrical damage caused by weather, sparking or smoking appliances, or any other electrical emergency, you won’t have to wait long for one of our master electricians. Hit the Switch electricians are all local. 

Our experienced, highly qualified electricians are standing by 24/7, so think Hit the Switch whenever you experience an issue, no matter if it’s the middle of the night, on a weekend or during public holidays. Your safety is always our top priority and it’s never a nuisance to help out our fellow Richmond neighbours. 

As part of our 24 hour electrical services, our fully accredited Master Electricians will inspect, diagnose and solve your electrical problem quickly to minimise disruption and to ensure your family, home or business are well protected. All work is quoted in advance. If your home or business suffers an electrical emergency, please call Hit The Switch now on 1300 205 205 for rapid response and on-the-spot advice.

Complete electrical services Richmond

Known for their friendliness, experience and reliability, our electricians are used to dealing with all types of electrical jobs, from minor repair to major installation, for Richmond’s amazing residents, owners and businesses. 

Wherever you live or work in Richmond, our electricians can provide a range of electrical services, 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 

You can also rest assured our handiwork will last for a long time to come because we use only the finest parts and hardware, and offer a full year’s warranty on all parts. 

If you’re undertaking a larger project, we can come out for an initial consultation and tailor electrical solutions to suit your project budget and timelines.

Certified electrical contractors in Richmond

Electrical contractors are in high demand in Melbourne. Many commercial building jobs require skills and equipment that are beyond the capabilities of your typical sole-operator electrician.

Briggs Electrical is up to the task!

On top of the small jobs like installing new light switches, our experience, equipment and knowledge make us the perfect choice for commercial electrical needs.

When you choose Briggs as your electrical contractor, you’re choosing experience, professionalism, and knowledge.

Our team of electrician in Melbourne is made up of fully-licensed and insured tradespeople, backed up by a $25 million public liability insurance.

This ensures that:

  • The eventual occupants are safe from electrical problems
  • Our workmanship protects you from costly legal battles
  • Your reputation as a builder is upheld
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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

24 hr Emergency Service

Call 1300 205 205

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.