Do you need a key or transponder for your car, truck or motorcycle? Open Locksmiths are here to help. Open Locksmiths have been a premier emergency automotive locksmith company for over two decades. We offer a wide variety of quality and affordable car locksmith services that include working with the latest transponder keys, car remotes and keyless entry systems.

Contact us today for all your automotive locksmith needs.

Your Local Automotive Locksmiths Melbourne

We offer our mobile and emergency automotive locksmith services right across Melbourne. We also offer a quick response service to residents of South Eastern suburbs including Dandenong, Frankston, Pakenham, Berwick, Narre Warren, Cranbourne, and Carrum Downs.


What Is An Automotive Locksmith?

An automotive or car locksmith is the person to call when you have lost your car keys, broken your keys in your car door or ignition or are simply locked out of your car. A car locksmith can help replace or create a new key that will help you gain access to your car if you’re locked out.

Professional Automotive Locksmith Services

Do you want a spare set of keys for your car in case of an emergency? Have you lost your car keys and now you’re locked out of your car with nobody to help you out? Are you sick and tired of having to repeatedly press your central locking button to get your car open?

For these and many other car locksmith services, Open Locksmiths are ready and willing to help you in your time of need.

Car Key Replacement

Lost your car keys? No need to worry. We replace car keys where the original keys cannot be restored by creating a new one.

Spare Keys

If you have at least one spare key, you can avoid being locked out of your car. A spare key comes in really handy when you have lost your keys or have locked your keys inside your car. As experts in auto key cutting, you can rely on us to quickly and properly cut a spare key for you.

Lock Repair

Open Locksmiths also offer quality and affordable lock repair and replacement services for most makes and models.

Lock Maintenance And Protection

We always advise our clients to keep their automotive locks in good condition so they can avoid unnecessary mishaps and emergencies like broken keys and damaged locks.

Removal of Broken Keys in Locks

We remove broken keys from ignitions and locks that are damaged or frozen. We help you gain access to your car without causing any irreparable damage.

Transponder Keys

We also specialise in the programming and supply of automotive transponder remotes and keys. Open Locksmiths employ the latest technology from laser key cutting machines to transponder key programming tools.

Automotive Security Services That Can Bring You Peace of Mind

As professional locksmiths, we know the value of security and safety. Offering peace of mind and security is our main goal. Whether you have accidentally locked yourself out of your car, or simply damaged or lost your car key, our professional car locksmiths are qualified to assist you.

Our expert locksmiths are always up to date with the fast-changing locking technologies of the automotive industry. Our vast experience allows us to work on a wide variety of cars including:

  • Newer and older vehicles
  • Vintage cars
  • Trucks
  • Motorcycles, Bikes and Scooters

Call us now to enjoy fast, reliable and affordable automotive locksmith services near Melbourne.


Auto Locksmith FAQs

What does an automotive locksmith do?

An automotive locksmith works with automotive keys and locks like car door locks and ignitions. Automotive locksmiths help people replace lost and broken car keys. They also help repair or replace damaged automotive locks, as well as create spare car keys and transponders.

How much does an automotive locksmith cost?

Hiring an automotive locksmith can incur varying costs depending on the nature of work, as well as other factors like time of day (weekends and after-hours incur higher charges), the complexity of the job and the distance to be travelled.

Can a locksmith program a car key?

A professional car locksmith has the tools and expertise required to replace, and program a car key or transponder.

Is a locksmith cheaper than a dealership?

Most automotive locksmiths operate as small businesses which means that they have lower operating costs, and by extension service fees, than large businesses like car dealerships.

Can I program a car key myself?

We do not recommend our clients try any DIY repairs or fixes. This is because car key programming is a highly technical process that requires specific skills and tools. Also, car key programming should only be done by licensed professionals.

How much does it cost to replace a key for a car?

The cost of replacing your car key will mainly depend on the make and model of your car.

What if you lose your only car key?

A professional locksmith can create a new car key for you even if you have misplaced or lost your original key.

What Our Clients Say

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“Changed around roughly 50 locks for our business. Did a fantastic job, really happy with the quality of the locks and his work. Highly recommend!”

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“Extremely caring & professional service! Bernard is very reassuring, and extremely knowledgeable. Great communication and really quick response.”

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“Thank you for the great service, we are very happy with the work done with changing locks on our new home and the new digital lock installed on the front door it’s very convenient.”

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“Brilliant service and highly recommend. We had all our lock keys replaced and rekeyed alike to one single key, our sliding door repaired and a deadlock put on our front door for additional security. Really happy with the work done and well priced.”

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“Bernard went the extra mile and straightened my door as it wasn’t sqaure with the frame. His pricing was fair and the workmanship was fantastic.”

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“I am extremely satisfied with Bernard’s service. He is punctual, down to earth. I highly recommend him if someone looking for a locksmith in southeastern suburbs.”


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