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Sydney City Locksmiths services

Install locks and door furniture

We offer all types of lock & door hardware and furniture installation. Our complete range is suitable for any home or unit residence as well as small business or larger commercial premises. At Sydney City Locksmiths we are also quite happy to do the hard work and install a lock that you have already purchased, but feel it may not be a DIY job for you.

Key cutting

Have you ever experienced having a new key cut and then realising it just doesn’t work. Keys should always be cut by professionals and at Sydney City Locksmiths that is something we pride ourselves on, whether it be an ordinary house key, old fashioned mortice key or safe key…we’ll do it right.

Cylinder rekeying

Do you need a new key that will give you peace of mind knowing no-one can have access to a property except you? Or do you want one key to open all the locks in your house? Re-keying is a good cost-effective way to achieve this. Keep the existing locks & simply reconfigure some internal components.

Master keying

This is a hierarchy keying system that allows various levels of keys to be issued to persons within an organisation that have different roles and gives them the ability to gain access Only to certain locks & doorways that have been stipulated by management. The system also has the ability for a Master Key to be created for a Principal/Managing Director to have unlimited access.

Gain entry, residential or commercial

Locked yourself out or lost your keys?

Or just something simple like having a key broken in your lock, we can get you back into your home or office with SCL 24 hour 7 day a week Lockout Service

Gain entry to car/automobile

Lost your car keys, or just locked them in your car? At Sydney City Locksmiths we want to get you back in your vehicle ASAP and on your way.

* Available for most makes and models.

Why choose us?

Prompt response time

We know when you need a locksmith you need one fast. Sydney City Locksmiths is dedicated to ensuring the quickest response to your needs.

Owner operated

Because you are choosing an owner-operated business, quality, speed and personalised service are our hallmarks. Every job matters to us.

Ready to help 24/7!

Our emergency service operates 24/7 so you can be reassured that we can get to you when you need us, no matter how early or late it may be.

Our service locations

Find a locksmith for the following Sydney Suburbs

Sydney CBD, Newtown, Chippendale, Darlington, Camperdown, Annandale, Ultimo, Pyrmont, Jackson’s Landing, Glebe, Balmain, Rozelle, Lilyfield, Darling Harbour, Barrangaroo, Haymarket, Stanmore, Petersham, Leichhardt, Burwood, Ashfield, Hunter’s Hill, Ryde, Gladesville, Cremorne, Neutral Bay, North Sydney, Redfern, Surry Hills, Kirribilli, Strathfield, Chiswick, Haberfield, Woollomooloo and more. See map for our service areas. If you are outside our service area, we may still be able to help you, just call us to enquire.


Sydney City Locksmiths FAQ's

Sydney City Locksmiths are an owner operated company that offers installation, servicing, repairs, replacement and gain entry to locks, when you are locked out. We also offer keys, safes and door hardware for sale. Our Locksmiths are industry qualified which means they offer skilled expertise in order to gain entry to domestic and commercial premises, as well as vehicles. We pride ourselves on the most prompt and efficient service for our Sydney suburbs.

Sydney City Locksmith asserts that your home, office, workshop or shop should be as safe and secure as possible. Family members, your team and staff should feel secure in the premises at all times.

Emergencies can happen at all times of the day or night. An emergency can include locking your keys in your home, store or office. You might also need us in the event of a break in, where doors and windows are damaged. Protecting yourself in these times is important to us. Your key may have broken off in the lock, or the lock might be stuck, and you need help right away. The devastating results of natural or man-made disasters may also require an emergency call out.

If you don’t feel secure, for whatever reason, Sydney City Locksmiths will come to your rescue in an emergency. We offer cost-effective locksmith and security products and services at your location. Please check out map for our service areas.

We are confident that Sydney City Locksmiths are able to gain entry into most any residential or commercial lock. In the rare event that we are unable to pick open your door lock, there is always another way to gain entry. This may require drilling the cylinder in order to bypass the lock itself. In these situations Sydney City Locksmith will replace what we is damaged with at a reasonable price with as little damage as possible.

A professional locksmith is required to complete a Certificate III in Locksmithing, which is a 4 year apprenticeship. For your peace of mind, locksmiths are also required by law to have a security license and pass a police check. You are in safe hands with Sydney City Locksmiths.

Our goal at Sydney City Locksmith is to get to you as fast as possible. We can obviously arrive soonest if you are in one of our service areas, which means travel time to you is between 5 minutes to 60 minutes, at the most. The time to help you gain entry will vary, depending on the type and age of the lock we need to work on and whether it is a restricted key.

Punctuality, communication and dedication to the best service in the Sydney area is our goal. Being owner operated, we will always go the extra step to make sure you are always a VIP to us.

In the majority of cases where there are lost keys, you won’t have to replace your locks. Sydney City Locksmith help with misplaced keys with rekeying, which involves changing the pins inside the cylinder, or we may replace the cylinder itself. Losing your keys shouldn’t mean replacing all the locks, which can be costly. We will find the most secure, cost effective solution to you lock problems.

In the vast majority of situations this is possible. The type of lock will be the determining factor. In most cases we can create the same key for all your locks simply by not having too many keys.

In the cast majority of situations this is possible. The type of lock will be the determining factor. In most cases we can create the same key for all your locks to simplify your security.

This type of key can only be copied with the express authorisation of the correct person. Having said that, even with the approval in place, this key can only be copied by the locksmith who created the original lock system. A restricted key is stamped “do not copy” and it is against the law to copy the key. These keys are for high security and generally cannot be picked.