Book A Gate Service


Gates will last for many years with the right care and attention. Electric gate automation systems need to be looked after, as by nature gates can be dangerous if not installed correctly or maintained to the highest standards.


The Local Gate Company  have serviced hundreds of gates in the local Surrey, London and Berkshire area or over 20 years.


Our fully qualified and gate engineers carry out extensive inspections of the automation systems and the gates to make sure your investment is protected and your property is secure.

We offer service contracts for residential, commercial and gated developments.

Contact us so we can discuss your gate servicing requirements.

Gate automation service engineers in: Weybridge - Cobham - Esher - Oxshott - Leatherhead - Ashtead - Wimbledon - Barnes - Putney - Fulham - Guildford - Ascot - Virginia Water - Sunningdale - Chiswick - Surrey - Berkshire - Hampshire - London


 Full visual inspection of all gate parts including:

  • Wear and tear of gate motors and all moving parts.

  • Check hinges and brackets.

  • Wooden/metal support post to make sure there is no rust or rotten posts.

  • Check hinges brackets for stress fractures.

  • Check all parts for water ingress and signs of insects and slugs getting into machinery and electrical parts.

  • Check sliding gate track for faults where applicable.

  • Check all nuts and bolts are tight and have not broken.

  • Check all electrical connections are safe and meet current BS7671 Regulations.

  • Check all safety edges and safety sensors meet current regulations.

  • Check gate system is safe and meet the machine directive regulations.


  • Lubricate all moving parts ( hinges, brackets, cogs, track etc.).

  • Remove PIR safety sensor covers to clean and inspect.

  • Carry out relay switch test.

  • Check all oil levels where necessary.

  • Lubricate gate motor pistons and top up oil where required.

  • Carry out and test all electrical connections.

  • Conduct an electrical test including a insulation resistance test.

  • Test and replace motor capacitors where required.

  • Clean all debris from gates and motors including pit boxes.

  • Clean out pit box soak aways.

  • Carry out gate force test.

  • Test functionality of intercom system and push to exit buttons.

  • Manual test of all safety edges.

  • Manual test of PIR sensors.

  • Check all crush points and crush hazards. 

A full gate report will be sent to the client after the gate service so a full record can be kept for each service.

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