Need a quick rundown on costs? Each job is unique, so once we know more about what you’re after, we can give you a quote. But, in the meantime, here are some ballpark estimates for our most popular electrical services.
Labour and travel rates
- Labour tradesman (minimum charge of one hour – includes travel time to site – charged in 15 min increments after that): $69 per hour
- Labour Apprentice: $43.50 per hour
- Travel fees – these are charged by a zone rate from our base in Frankton, Hamilton.
- Zone 1 – 10km from base: $20+gst
Zone 2 – 20kms from base: $25+gst
Zone 3 – 30kms from base: $30+gst
Distances of more than 30kms radius from base are charged at $0.70 p/km.If we need to get stock from suppliers we don’t carry, time for collection will be charged.
- Install new power point in existing house with supply of RCD (residual current device): $180.
- Install new power point in existing house without supply of RCD: $125
- Install outdoor power point (inc RCD): $250
- Install outdoor power point (exc RCD): $195
- Install new hot water cylinder power connection: $210
- Install new downlight: $80 (per unit)
- Replace existing downlights with LED: $50 (per unit)
- Replace single light switch: $30
- Install new bathroom fan (150mm inline unit): $270
- Install spa outlet: $550
- 40-way switchboard upgrade (inc all circuit protection and installation): $1,100
- Electrical inspection: $115
- Electrical Report (eg pre-purchase home inspection or certificate of verification). Inc written report on any defects and/or items requiring remedial work: $240
- Certificate of Compliance (COC)/Electrical Safety Certificate (ESC): $18
- Rewire 3-bedroom home (inc new outlets, switchboard, basic light fittings and switches): $5,000 – $7000
- Full house renovation/extension (inc all new wiring and equipment, power outlets, lighting, data, switchboard, alarm, design and plan): $12,000 – $20,000
- Garage wiring (inc 2 lights and 2 power points, switchboard and submain up to 15m): $1,300
All estimated prices include labour and materials and exclude GST and travel.