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Trustworthy Electrical Professionals

At John McEwan Electrical, we are able to undertake electrical installation, repair, and maintenance services for domestic and commercial clients. We only work with the very best tools and components to deliver stellar results, and we will only be satisfied with the final results when you are.

Whether you require wiring, testing and tagging, lighting installations, point of attachment renewals, a safety switch installation, or any other electrical service, our team will exceed your expectations. We bring more than 20 years’ industry experience to the jobs we carry out, and our staff are Level 2 accredited.

If you’d like to book a service with our eminently skilled electricians in Wollongong, don’t hesitate to contact us today. We will give you complete peace of mind.

Smiling electrician — John McEwan Electrical in Wollongong, NSW
Electrician climbing on electrical post — John McEwan Electrical in Wollongong, NSW

Rapid Response Electrical Services

Need an emergency electrician in Wollongong pronto? John McEwan Electrical is the obvious choice. We will respond rapidly to your call, and we never compromise when it comes to delivering exemplary customer service. Whether it’s an issue with an overhead powerline, an issue with a disconnected cable, or any other kind of outage, we have the tools and know-how to get it fixed fast.

When you choose John McEwan Electrical, you can count on receiving an exemplary service from start to finish. If you’d like to find out more about the services we offer, or request a quote, don’t hesitate to drop us a line today. In addition to Wollongong, we service Shellharbour, Kiama, Dapto, and Thirroul.

Comprehensive Electrical Solutions for Your Home and Business

At John McEwan Electrical, we understand every home and business has unique electrical needs. Our comprehensive range of services is designed to meet these diverse requirements. From simple repairs to complex installations, our team has the expertise and experience to handle it all.

We provide tailored electrical solutions, ensuring that whether you’re upgrading your home’s lighting, setting up a new office or needing industrial electrical work, you receive high-quality service. Our commitment to quality and attention to detail ensures every project we undertake is completed to the highest standards, providing you with reliable and efficient electrical systems.

Energy-Efficient Upgrades

Our commitment to energy efficiency is reflected in our range of services designed to reduce energy consumption and costs while also contributing to a healthier environment:

  • LED Lighting Installations: Transitioning to LED lighting is one of the most effective ways to reduce energy consumption and costs. Our LED lighting solutions are more energy-efficient than traditional options and have a longer lifespan.
  • Switchboard Upgrades: Modern electrical demands often exceed what old switchboards can handle. Upgrading your switchboard is essential to accommodate electrical loads and enhance safety. Our switchboard upgrade services ensure your electrical system is equipped to handle current and future electrical needs efficiently.

These energy-efficient upgrades are not just about reducing your carbon footprint or cutting down on utility bills; they’re about moving towards a safer, more sustainable and technologically advanced future. Contact us today to discuss your needs.

Electrician Installing LED Lights

Residential Electrician

Dealing with electrical problems in your home can be frustrating. But don't worry, our expert Wollongong electricians are here to help. We offer repairs, rewiring and other services to ensure your electrical systems are always reliable.


Commercial Electrician

Is your Wollongong business experiencing electrical issues that are affecting your operations? Let our commercial electricians help. We offer a range of services to keep your systems running smoothly.


Industrial Electrical

Industrial electrical systems require specialised knowledge and expertise. Our services are tailored to meet the needs of your Wollongong workplace, ensuring your machinery is safe and working its best.

Level 2

Level 2 Electrical

Power supply issues can be complex and challenging to address. Our Level 2 electricians in Wollongong are qualified and experienced in providing connections, disconnections and other services at residential, commercial and industrial locations.

Switchboard Upgrades

Switchboard Upgrades

An outdated switchboard can be a liability. Upgrade to a better system to improve performance, safety and reliability. Our Wollongong experts can help you make the switch with ease.

Test and Tag

Test & Tag

Electrical safety is a top priority. That's why we offer routine test and tag services in Wollongong to keep your appliances compliant and safe to use. We’ll let you focus on running your business.

Smoke Alarms

Smoke Alarms

Never compromise on fire safety. Let our team install and maintain smoke alarms to keep your family, staff or customers safe in Wollongong. We'll take care of everything, so you can have peace of mind knowing you're protected.

24/7 Emergency

24/7 Emergency Electrical Services

Electrical emergencies can be stressful, but you don't have to face them alone. Contact our Wollongong team for 24/7 emergency assistance, and we'll be there to provide the help you need—day or night.

Safety Switches

Safety Switches

Keep your Wollongong property and loved ones safe with a properly functioning safety switch. Our team specialises in safety switch installation and repair to ensure your property is well-protected.

Contact Information

Trading Hours

Monday – Friday: 7 am – 5 pm
Saturday: By Appointment
24/7 Emergency Electrical Services

Test and Tag Services in Wollongong

Ensuring the safety and compliance of electrical equipment is crucial for any business or household in Wollongong. At John McEwan Electrical, our electricians meticulously inspect and test all types of electrical appliances, identifying potential hazards before they become serious problems. This service is essential for preventing electrical accidents, ensuring workplace safety and maintaining the integrity of your electrical devices. Regular testing and tagging can also improve the lifespan of your appliances, saving you money in the long run.

Electrician Checking An Outlet

Electrical Maintenance

Electrical maintenance is not just about fixing problems as they arise; it’s about preventing them. At John McEwan Electrical, we believe in a proactive approach to electrical maintenance. Our comprehensive maintenance services for residential, commercial and industrial clients in Wollongong include regular inspections, timely repairs and upgrades to existing systems.

Frequently Asked Questions

It is strongly advisable to install a surge protector in order to safeguard your business from a potential major outage – which could cost you more money to fix and cause extensive downtime.

In general, it is highly recommended that you arrange a service at least every 5 years. Qualified electricians should be able to promptly determine if any repairs or upgrades need to take place.

In general, most well-built smoke detectors last between 8 to 10 years. However, to extend the life of your smoke alarm, it is advisable to organise a regular maintenance service.

Yes, we provide round-the-clock emergency electrical services. Understanding the urgency and potential danger of electrical issues, our team is prepared to respond promptly to your emergencies. This service is crucial for addressing sudden power outages, electrical faults and other urgent issues that require immediate attention to ensure safety and minimise inconvenience.

Absolutely. While we are based in Wollongong, our services extend to surrounding areas, including Shellharbour, Kiama, Dapto, Thirroul, Bowral, Mittagong and Moss Vale. Our commitment to providing quality electrical services spans across these regions, ensuring a broader community can benefit from our expertise and professionalism.

There are several indicators that your electrical system might require an upgrade. These include frequent tripping of circuit breakers, flickering or dimming lights, the presence of old or outdated switchboards and a lack of sufficient power outlets to meet your current needs. Additionally, if your property is old and hasn’t had electrical work done in many years, it’s advisable to get a professional assessment.

Yes, we are fully licensed and insured, which is a testament to our commitment to providing professional and safe electrical services. Our licensing ensures we adhere to strict industry standards and regulations, while our insurance provides peace of mind to our customers, knowing that they are fully protected when we undertake any electrical work on their property.

Getting a quote from us is straightforward and hassle-free. You can get in touch via our website or call us to discuss your electrical needs. We believe in transparent pricing, so we provide detailed estimates that outline the scope of work and associated costs. Our goal is to ensure you have all the necessary information to make an informed decision about your electrical services.

If you're ready to get started, contact us today!