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Are you putting your property at risk with inadequate Emergency and Exit lighting?

For retail locations and commercial offices, emergency lighting procedures need to be present. They protect not only your employees but also any customers who may be on site.

Often, business owners overlook the emergency lighting of a commercial building. Emergency lighting is specially designed and positioned to help people see an escape route in the event of an emergency. It can be the difference between life and death.


All Australian buildings constructed after 1 July 1994 that are classified as Class 6 buildings with more than 100m2 MUST be fitted with at least one Emergency & Exit lighting sign. Class 6 Buildings include cafes, bars, shops, restaurants and dining rooms.

Adelaide Urban Electrical can offer economical emergency lights, LED emergency lights and commercial emergency lights. Let our team meet your emergency, exit and outdoor lighting needs for your commercial, retail, industrial, or office buildings.

Our team is your expert in the commercial building space. We offer the most advanced, premium quality lighting emergency solutions that work for all businesses – large and small.


Emergency & exit light testing is a 6-monthly legislative requirement, which will ultimately help to increase the safety for employees and clients in your workplace. Call AUE for more information on how we can assist.


 Protect yourself and your home with an outdoor security lighting solution from Adelaide Urban Electrical.

 Outdoor lighting is one of the most effective ways of protecting your Adelaide commercial property. Without it, you are putting your commercial property at risk.

 While it is always a wise idea to have another security measure in place, the presence of security lighting is often enough to put off unwanted intruders. Our expertise in the installation of outdoor lighting can create not only a safety feature but also a welcoming appeal for your business.

 We can also provide you with motion activation lighting systems. Motion activation saves thousands of hours of run time per year and prolongs the life of security lights. It’s a smarter way to deter crime and can illuminate outdoor areas for your staff and clientele.

 Our team is here to provide you with expert advice on LED lighting systems. LED systems are not only long-lasting but also energy-efficient and cost-effective.


AUE possesses expertise in the commercial space; we can offer the most advanced, premium quality lighting solutions that work for your business, whether large or small.

Additional lighting services we provide include:

  • Downlights
  • Dimmers
  • Pendant lights
  • Lamps
  • Spotlights
  • Globes
  • Accessories (smart lighting, enhance products, panel heaters)
  • Flush mount lights
  • Wall lights
  • Bathroom and kitchen lighting
  • Office lighting
  • Factory lighting
  • Exhibition display lighting
  • Retail/shopfront lighting
  • Energy management

Call the team today!

Testing and tagging


When it comes to running a business, breakdowns or power outages are costly. So with regards to maintaining or upgrading your commercial property’s electrical work, prevention is better than cure.

Here at Adelaide Urban Electrical, we provide commercial electrical maintenance and repair services. Our aim is to help our customers to identify any potential issues before they become costly to their business – saving you both time and money.

As a reputable electrical contractor, Adelaide Urban Electrical can manage the most challenging and complex electrical faults and issues you may have. We pride ourselves in our efficiency, timeliness and expertise. As a result, there will be minimum disruption to your staff or your business.

Electrical faults are a health and safety hazard, and not addressing the issue could result in electrocution and/or electrical fire.

Commercial Electrical Maintenance Services We Provide:

We offer a selection of services for industrial and commercial premises. We conduct all 3-phase electrical work and issue a comprehensive certificate of compliance for all work we carry out.

So no matter what your requirements are, we have the skills and experience to ensure your buildings and offices are safe and meet industry safety standards. Our services include:

  • Installing, repairing and replacing 
  • Electrical switchboard maintenance
  • Switchboard thermographic imaging
  • Testing and repairing of exit and emergency lights
  • Emergency lighting
  • Testing of RCDs (safety switches)
  • Tagging and testing of plug-in appliances
  • Fluorescent tube and light globe replacement
  • Provision of comprehensive electrical health check report

Facility Maintenance

Whatever electrical issue that may arise on your commercial property, you can count on the Adelaide Urban Electrical team.  Our knowledge and equipment enable us to complete a comprehensive electrical analysis of your property. Additionally, we provide fault-finding, routine control and component servicing, electrical maintenance/repairs and testing/tagging. You can be confident we will ensure your building and your business will be back up and running in no time!  

Commercial & Industrial Electrical Maintenance

Our team can provide you with the technical expertise you require when it comes to commercial electrical. We take great pride in being a leader in all aspects of commercial electrical maintenance services. We make sure we provide our clients with the best possible solutions for your commercial building.

Call Adelaide Urban Electrical!

Put your health and the safety of your business first with our commercial electrical services. Call the Adelaide Urban Electrical team today!



When it comes to safety in your commercial buildings or factories, you can never be too careful. Make electrical switchboard wiring a priority for your buildings and offices; unsafe circuits are a fire danger to your staff and your possessions.

Is your Adelaide business suffering from ongoing electrical problems? Are you upgrading your commercial equipment and adding more load to your existing supply? If you gave a yes to any of these questions, it might be time to invest in a switchboard upgrade or rewiring service.

For the safety and functionality of your business, your current switchboard must be able to handle the added equipment or power demand safely to ensure complies with Australian standards, ensuring both you and your staff are protected.

 We understand that when working in a commercial environment, it’s so crucial that your business’ switchboard meets Australian standards. For your peace of mind, our team of professional electricians is here to help you find a suitable switchboard solution.

The services we provide include:

  • Mains and switchboard upgrade
  • Earthing system upgrade
  • Total new wiring
  • Replacement of power outlets and switches
  • Installation of additional power outlets
  • Installation or rewiring of heating
  • Replacement of light fittings
  • Circuit alteration or addition
  • Installation of additional circuits
  • Replacement of a consumer unit (fuse box)
  • Rewiring of all circuits
  • Partial rewire
  • New full electrical installation (new build)

Adelaide Urban Electrical can upgrade your switchboard with the latest switchgear to ensure higher safety performance. This will protect not only the power circuit but also lights and any other electrical appliances.

If you need a premium commercial electrician in Adelaide, look no further than the Adelaide Urban Electrical team today!

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Testing and Tagging is the process of inspecting and testing electrical equipment for the safety of your employees and ensuring compliance with Australian WHS and electrical safety regulations and workplace safety. Each year the timely testing and tagging of electrical equipment save hundreds of lives. Inspecting and testing reduce the risk of lengthy insurance claims in the event of damage caused by faulty equipment.

Adelaide Urban Electrical specialist technicians are trained to be WHS compliant as well as certified and qualified electricians. Servicing includes the following:

  • Electrical Risk Assessment
  • Portable Appliance Testing
  • Fire Protection Services
  • RCD Safety Switch Testing
  • Earth-Fault Loop Impedance Testing
  • Data Management

The Importance of Testing and Tagging

If commercial electronic equipment is faulty, it can result in several problems that can jeopardise the safety of an employee. Such issues can range from anything such as electric shocks to skin burns or electrical fires.

Identifying faulty electronic equipment can prove to be more complicated than it sounds, which is why hiring a professional electrician to perform testing and tagging is so important. At Adelaide Urban Electrical, our testing and tagging services involve the thorough testing of commercial electronic equipment in the workplace to help identify any existing problems and prevent any further risks.


Commercial fire alarms are a crucial part of fire safety in commercial properties. Our alarms are perfect for office buildings, warehouses, distribution centres, retail outlets, pubs, shopping centres or hotels, etc. So, whatever you need to ensure the safety of your staff and your buildings, we have the perfect solution.


Commercial fire alarm systems are often responsible for protecting a larger number of people than residential alarms. The difference also extends due to the fact that they are governed by stricter legislation concerning maintenance and testing.

Unlike residential fire alarms, testing will usually need to be carried out by a qualified professional regularly. Inspection and servicing of fire alarms should take place at least 2-4 times per year. However, this may be more often, depending on the specific requirements of the location.

Our services include:

  • Emergency lighting – Test and Replacement of Emergency lighting
  • Test and replacement of exit/evacuation lighting
  • 240-volt smoke detectors
  • Lithium battery smoke detectors
  • Appliance and equipment testing and tagging
  • Maintenance contracts

Call Adelaide Urban Electrical for All Your Commercial Electrical Safety Needs!

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Home automation and technical solutions under the NDIS scheme

With the availability of NDIS funding, people with disabilities have more options available to them to live more independently. At AUE we understand that living with a disability poses unique challenges and issues and can work with customers, Occupational Therapists and families to install home automation solutions which are tailored to meet people’s situations and abilities. The goal of smart home technology for customers with disability is to create spaces that cater to people’s needs and lifestyles, enhancing independence, autonomy, privacy and
quality of life and change the way people experience and use their home to their advantage. More importantly it enables people to complete everyday tasks with ease, autonomy, and simplicity.

Automation can be operated through the touch of a button or voice activation via a smartphone, tablet, or computer.

Home Safety and Security

Many automated locks have the technology to read fingerprints. Family and friends who visit can save their fingerprints into the system and then use the fingerprint memory to let themselves into the home instead of the homeowner struggling to come to the door. Trusted friends and family will be able to ensure that a door is locked from wherever they are; just by using a smart app on a device such as a tablet or a smartphone. Home automation for customers living with a disability will help them feel safer and more
secure in their homes. During a medical emergency, security systems can be connected to allow a person to access the help that they need simply by just pressing a button on the security system (or phone), someone will be automatically dispatched to the home without having to go through the steps to call emergency services.

The benefits of incorporating security and surveillance features in the smart home network are endless. Home automation systems can connect motion detectors, automated door locks, surveillance cameras throughout the home and can be activated from the mobile before going to bed. We can tailor alerts so you, your family and friends can receive alert notifications any way you choose!

Automatic Light Controls

Lighting control is a must for people living with disabilities, this technology allows for lights to be controlled with a remote control or app on a smartphone and presents an excellent
option for those unable to reach light switches or controls. Another useful home automation lighting feature includes motion-sensor lights with the ability to turn on and off depending on if a person is entering or leaving a room.

Automated Appliances

Home automation systems can be used to manage the settings of appliances to be automatically turned off after a certain period. Many potentially dangerous common household appliances can be hooked up to a home automation system including electric blankets, toasters, and stoves. Home automation for those living with a disability can help people feel safer in their homes and ease the worry of family and friends.

Medicine Dispensing Devices

Home automation can even be used for medication-dispensing devices. These devices can be pre-set to dispense medication at the correct time and the correct dosage.

Savings and Energy Efficency

The smart home space is more energy efficient as it has precise control over your heating and cooling by a programmable smart thermostat that learns your schedule and temperature preferences. It can then recommend the most energy-efficient settings throughout the day whilst taking into consideration the temperature outside. Lights and shades can be programmed to switch to evening mode as the suns sets, and lights can be
automated to turn on and off as you leave or enter a room ultimately saving money on energy bills whilst reducing the homes carbon footprint.

Find a viable, economical solution to your home automation needs with Adelaide Urban Electrical. Call Ben on 0488 488 988 or send an enquiry via our contact page

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You could be eligible for $25,000 to spend on Home Automation throughout your house.

The national government will now be offering a $25,000 HomeBuilder grant for renovations and new builds

There is an eligibility criteria for the HomeBuilder scheme, you must:

  • Be a natural person ( i.e not a company or trust)
  • Be and Australian citizen, aged 18 years or older
  • Spending between $150,000 – $750,000 on a renovation that is for a home that has been valued at less than $1.5million (pre-renovation)
  • Be on an income less than $200,000 for couples and $125,00 for individuals
  • Be building a new home worth less than $750,000 (including land value).

Importantly, the tax-free grant will apply to all homeowners, not just first home buyers.

All types of dwellings will be eligible under the HomeBuilder scheme. However, the grant cannot be used on any additions to the property that are separate to the home, such as a pool, tennis court, outdoor spa and saunas, sheds or garages.

So, what does this mean for Home Automation? 

Are you looking to safeguard your home? Worried about how secure your home is when you are at work? tired of coming home to a cold dark home during the winter months and fed up with paying exorbitant energy bills?
Turning your home into a Smart home may well be the answer. Smart home technology refers to your homes systems, appliances or devices which can be independently and remotely controlled. Your Homes thermostats, lights, speakers, TVS, security cameras, locks, appliances and more can all be connected into one system which can be controlled by your smart phone or touch screen device from anywhere in the world.
Smart home automation is a luxury which allows you to tap into high tech functionality which makes life easier, more enjoyable, can reduce your energy bills and can afford you peace of mind. So what are the advantages exactly?


The convenience of managing your home devices from one place is significant. Remote control of your homes’ home functions from a distance is convenience and luxury combined. If you’re in a hurry and wish to get dinner started, you can have your oven preheat whilst you’re on your way home. You can set your heater and lights to come on 5
minutes before you get home and you can see who is at your front door in real time. Worried you may have left your electric blanket on? No problem. Check and turn it off from\ the touch of your mobile.


Incorporating security and surveillance features in your smart home network, the benefits to your home security are endless. Home automation systems can connection motion detectors, automated door locks, surveillance cameras throughout your home and can be
activated from your mobile before going to bed or even if you are on the other side of the world. We can tailor alerts so you can receive alert notifications anyway you choose!


You can make your space more energy efficient by having precise control over your heating and cooling with a programmable smart thermostat that learns your schedule and temperature preferences. It can then recommend the most energy efficient settings throughout the day whilst taking into consideration the temperature outside. Lights and shades can be programmed to switch to evening mode as the suns sets, and lights can be automated to turn on and off as you leave or enter a room ultimately saving you money on your energy bills whilst reducing your carbon footprint.


Smart homes can help you manage your appliances more efficiently. A smart TV will help you find better apps and channels tailored to your viewing preferences. A smart oven will assist you to cook your favourite food to perfection, so you don’t have to worry about over
or undercooking. Want to finish the movie you started in the front room in your bedroom? Want recommendations of what movie to watch next based on your preferences? Leave it to your smarthome!


You can monitor how often you watch TV, what kinds of meals you cook in your oven, the type of food you keep in your fridge and monitor the energy consumption habits over time. From these insights, you can analyse your habits and behaviours and making changes to achieve the lifestyle you desire. Do not worry about the technology, AUE can install the system and show you how to manage your home automation systems from an app on your phone. Adelaide Urban Electrical can provide a free quote to tailor home automation for you home and your needs.
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