Emergency Locksmiths Canberra ACT

These days, security is absolutely critical. Having a home that is well secured can provide you and your family with the peace of mind that you need. Whether you decide to use an alarm system or locks to secure your house, selecting a reputable security company will help to ensure that the security of your home meets your needs. Keep reading to learn more the services that our Canberra locksmith can provide.

Some of our services include:

Cutting keys

There are many different reasons why you may need to have keys cut, including when you lose a set of keys or need to have duplicate copies. Either a punch system or electronic cutting machine is used to cut keys. Our mobile lock smith who patrols Canberra metro area can cut keys on site.


If you leave your keys inside your car or house, or lose keys, you will need to hire a locksmith to get back in. Either a lock picking machine will be used to pick the lock, or we will pick it by hand. We can attend any  residence or business in Canberra 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Making master keys

With a master key system, each lock has a key of its own, along with a master key that unlocks all of the locks. Typically this type of systems is used with commercial premises that require various levels of security. See master key systems for more information.


A safe is used for securing valuables and sensitive documents. They are usually made out of high-strength steel and are available in numerous sizes that can be used for both commercial and domestic purposes.

Supply and install locks: If you need to have a lock installed in your home in order to keep your family protected, a locksmith can advise and help you find the lock that is best suited for your house. In addition to supplying and installing door locks, locksmiths can also offer and install padlocks that go on garden gates. See lock supply and install for more information.

Electronic locks

Biometric and electronic locks are an extremely effective method for keeping unwanted intruders from entering your premises. The latest technology is utilized, which makes it possible to have no need for codes or locks, making these systems very convenient. See electronic and biometric locks for more information.

Automotive locks

There are specialist locksmithing companies in Canberra who can make spare keys for you, replace stolen or lost keys or repair the whole lock on your vehicle. Another thing that locksmiths can do is extract a broken key inside the barrel without causing damage to the lock.

Emergency services

24/7 emergency service can be provided when security is compromised or keys are lost. This includes services for commercial and residential premises, in addition to vehicle emergency access.

Before you have any security system installed, be sure to contact your home insurance company to find out what type of security is required for your insurance.

Types Of Locks

The most common kinds of locks are master keyed locked systems, window locks, dead latches and deadbolts. For maximum security, if you decide to use dead latches or deadbolts, make sure they come with double cylinders. Window bolts or locks are important for preventing potential intruders from being able to just open your home’s windows from the outside and entering your house that way. If you don’t like carrying around an entire key ring of keys, a master keyed system is very convenient, since you will only need to one to key to open all of your home’s locks.

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Alarm Systems – Install monitored or un-monitored alarm systems for residential or commercial properties.

CCTV Video Surveilance – Monitor and record areas of your home or workplace

Supply and Install and Safes – Keep your valuables and sensitive items secure with a safe.

Master Key Systems – Allow access zoning in a business premises.

Alarm Systems

Alarms systems are an excellent means of protecting your house against intruders. The following can be detected by alarm systems:

  • fire and smoke
  • glass breakage
  • door opening
  • interior motion
  • window opening
  • garage door opening

Your pets can be detected by the newer alarm systems in such a way that it doesn’t set the alarm system off when they are crossing the sensor or entering or exiting your home. Alarm systems can either be wireless or hardwired into your house. There are also some alarm systems that you can take with you when you move. Whenever you are selecting an alarm system, ask the security professional if there are codes for different situations available, like being under duress or medical emergencies. A panic button should also be included with the alarm system.

Your alarm system should be monitored and maintained by a reputable security company. However, if these service isn’t provided by them, they should be able to refer you to a trustworthy security firm.

Having a safe can be a very smart idea if you happen to keep valuables inside your house. There are a wide variety of different types and sizes of safes that are available, including security safes, mini safes, wall safes, floor safes, gun safes and fire safes. Most locksmiths can install safes, and will provide the correct combination to you, along with the ability to change the combination as needed.

CCTV Installation

Nothing can make a home feel more safe than a set of CCTV cameras. This relatively inexpensive security measure acts as a huge deterrent to would-be intruders. When installed properly by a professional the footage will be recorded in a secure way, ensuring the integrity of the system.

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Canberra Areas that We Service

We serve all metropolitan areas in Canberra including Queanbeyan and surrounding suburbs. As we have fully equipped mobile vans, we are able to be at your home or workplace within 45 minutes.