Frequently asked questions

What makes you different?

We won’t bill you for electrical work just for the sake of it. Our expert electrical team will come out when you need us and give you an honest assessment of any faults or work required. We’ll act quickly and you’ll only be billed for exactly what we do – never a minute more.

Will I need a building permit?

Not usually, but larger projects may need consent. We can help you determine what is required for your project.

Can I have a quote?

We offer free, no-obligation quotes. Contact us today.

What are your payment terms?

We expect payment of our invoices by the 20th of the month following.

Do you offer insurance certification?

Yes, if you are purchasing a house with older wiring, we can give you an electri-check certification for your insurance company.

Is your team fully qualified and registered?

We are all registered Master Electricians, members of ECANZ and IQP certified.

How quickly can I expect you to get to me?

If you have an emergency, our team will act fast.

What sort of work do you do?

We’re experts in delivering the perfect solution for a client’s individual needs, whether that’s in commercial or industrial premises, or at home.

Where are you located?

Harbourside Electrical is based in Whangarei but covers the whole of Northland, from Warkworth to Kaitaia.

When should I call you?

When you’re refitting premises, building new, or have a commercial, business, industrial or residential power fault. When the hot water goes out or even just when you start to feel that you’re changing your fuses or resetting circuit-breakers a bit too often.

Have an Electrical Emergency?

We know electrical emergencies can happen at any time of the day, so we are available for urgent faults 24 hours, seven days a week. Contact us on our after-hours number 027 472 4387