Locksmith Colchester

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Lost your key? Been locked out, or maybe need your locks changed? RJ Locksmith in Colchester is here to help..

Here at RJ Locksmith, we offer a wide range of services from key-cutting and lock-repairs to alarm systems. With fully insured and certified staff, we are dedicated to meeting all your security needs and providing you with the best value for money.

Our services cover Colchester, Claction, and Ipswich, and are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We will provide an emergency locksmith or non-destructive entry any time, any day – allowing you to gain entry into your property with the least inconvenience. All this with no call-out fee!

Emergency Locksmith in Colchester

We are here to help 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

If you need an emergency locksmith in Colchester, then you’ve come to the right place. At RJ Locksmith, we understand that you cannot always plan when you are going to need a local locksmith service. This is why we are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week – offering our emergency services with no call-out fee.

If you need a new door lock, we provide a wide range of locks on-demand, including mortice locks, lock cylinders and more. We promise efficiency and expertise alongside a guaranteed 12-month manufacturer’s warranty on all parts, and 90 days guarantee on all workmanship.

The Most Affordable Local Locksmiths in Colchester

Here at RJ Locksmith, we guarantee you the most competitively priced locksmith services. We also pride ourselves on having the most customer-friendly locksmith services in Colchester!

We do not charge a call you make to us and we offer free advice on which types of doors and lock changes and even locking systems would be good for you. All this to ensure that you get the best bang for your buck!

Check out some of our services…

Key Cutting Services in Colchester

We offer a wide range of key options to fit multiple purposes and security requirements. Our friendly staff is available to provide expert advice on any type of key cutting, from a standard household key to the latest in computerised security technology.

We can also cut a transponder chipped car key and stock patented key blanks for use in system RKS locks. All keys are cut with the guarantee that only authorised persons can obtain duplicates, offering you peace of mind.

Other types of keys cut include:

  • Household cylinder keys

  • Household mortice keys

  • Window keys

  • Patio double glazing keys

  • Cabinet lock keys

  • Garage door Keys

  • Motorbike keys

  • Caravan keys

  • First level security keys

  • Safe lock keys

  • Tubular keys

Alarm Installations by RJ Locksmiths Colchester

RJ Locksmith are also registered installers for ERA home guard pro alarms. Our alarms work remotely and are smart devices connected to your phone. In the case of a security breach, you will be called automatically no matter where you are in the world for the whole 24 hours a period. Our state-of-the-art technology can help to protect you and your residential or commercial property.

All of our alarms come with pet-friendly PIR sensors, door contacts, key fobs with an SOS button, and wearable panic buttons. We also provide and install wireless doorbell cameras.

Our services cover full installation, delivery, and instructions on how to operate all alarms, allowing you to protect your loved ones with a cutting edge, smart security system.

Learn more on our alarm installations here.


CCTV Systems

Our locksmith service doesn’t just stop at locks and keys…

We offer a professional CCTV installation service. By choosing RJ Locksmith for your security solutions, you’re investing in maximum security for your premises. Our modern CCTV technology acts as both a deterrent to potential intruders and a reliable method of monitoring any activity on your property. Trust our expertise to keep your property safe and secure.

Learn more on our CCTV systems here.


Replacing Locks

When you move into a new home or feel the need to improve your security, replacing all the locks becomes necessary. With properties that had past tenants, it’s crucial to consider a complete lock replacement to ensure you are the only one with access. Whether it’s window locks or door locks, our Colchester locksmith services offer the expertise required to ensure your home remains safe and secure. Trust in our local proficiency to safeguard your premises and give you the peace of mind you deserve.


Locks Fitted to BS3621 (British Standard Insurance Approved)

BS3621 is a locked standard by the British Standard Institute (BSI). By ensuring your locks meet this requirement, you can have peace of mind knowing that your security is up to standard and you have thief-resistant locks. The household locks we fit on both front and back doors are compliant with the BS3621 standard.


UPVC Window and Door Lock Repairs

If you’re having a problem with your UPVC windows or doors, then RJ Locksmith Colchester can also offer a repair service. Our Colchester locksmith also is experienced in window and door lock repairs and maintenance. We understand that your lock is not the only part of your home that is important for security. Our experts inspect all points of entry and ensure they’re secure.

Want to have your window or door locks to be fixed with a simple alignment service? If you’ve noticed a loose handle, or are having difficulties turning the key then this could be due to misalignment. With a zero call-out fee, our trained experts can sort this problem out for you in a quick one-off job. This will save you money on having to buy new locks in the future.

Learn more on our UPVC windows and door locks here.


Garage Door Locks

Our door lock services don’t only stretch as far as your standard front and back doors…

At RJ Locksmith, we understand that you’re never fully secure without full home security. And our experts recognise the unique challenges and specifications of garage door locks – which is why we have a proven track record of providing lock changes for home garage doors, ensuring your valuable possessions inside remain safe from thieves.

If you’re searching for seasoned professionals who can deliver peace of mind when it comes to your garage’s safety, look no further. Your local Colchester locksmith is here to help.


Boarding up

Need a window boarded up? When burglars and vandals leave their mark, we know how important it is to prevent further entry from unwanted intruders.

At RJ Locksmith, our experienced locksmiths are skilled at providing secure boarding-up solutions. We understand the urgency and emotional distress these situations can bring – so you can be assured we’ll be there to assist as soon as possible.

To support our valued customers, we’re offering a 15% discount on all boarding and burglary-related services. Entrust your security to us and rest assured, knowing your property is in the hands of skilled professionals.

Learn more on our boarding-up services here.


New property owners

Have you recently purchased or moved into a new property? We can help you ensure that your new home or commercial property is secure. At RJ Locksmiths Colchester, we provide you with a new set of keys – with a guarantee that you have complete control over supplying duplicates.

This way you can rest assured that you are the sole owner of your key. Keep your property safe from previous owners, and anyone who may have been given a copy of the key in the past.

Learn more here.

Why choose us?

We are a local business, offering services in the community. If you’re in need of a locksmith in Colchester, you can rest assured you are hiring a registered, trusted and insured professional. At RJ Locksmiths we provide emergency services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and come prepared to complete all jobs in the most cost-effective and timely fashion. 

We offer a range of locksmith and security services to both commercial and residential properties and are experts in different types of doors, windows, and locks. Our Colchester locksmith also takes care of key cutting, safes and alarm installation. We can provide expert advice for your entire security system. For more information on our services, get in touch today.RJ Locksmith are your trusted local Colchester locksmiths. If you’re in need of a locksmith in Colchester, you can rest assured you are hiring registered, insured and qualified professionals.

We provide emergency services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and come prepared to complete all jobs in the most cost-effective and timely fashion. 

We offer a range of locksmith and security services to both domestic and commercial customers and are experts in different types of doors, windows, and locks. We also take care of key-cutting, safes and alarm installation. We can provide expert advice for your entire security system.

For more information on our services, get in touch today!


We’ve summarised some of the most frequently asked questions regarding locksmiths in Colchester, which we hope will answer any further queries.

I've lost my keys and am worried about security. Can you change the locks for me?

Certainly. If you've lost your keys or have concerns about the security of your existing locks, our Colchester locksmiths can swiftly replace or upgrade your locks, ensuring the safety of your property.

Do you provide emergency locksmith services in Colchester?

Absolutely. We offer 24/7 emergency locksmith services throughout Colchester. If you find yourself locked out or face any urgent security concerns, our experienced locksmiths are just a call away, ready to assist.

What do you do when your door lock is stuck?

If you have your door lock stuck and need a locksmith, who else better to call than your local locksmith company? Your home security is our number one priority. Remember, we have no call out charges. With our wide range of locks, you have the liberty to get your desired locking system readily with a simple call. If the problem is with merely your door handles, we are also here for you. There is no need to wait a whole day to get a lock change when you can call RJ Locksmiths Colchester. Is it your garage door that is stuck? Is it your front door? Or maybe it is just the door handles that are broken and you need a locksmith. Give us a call immediately on 07851 645403.

How much does it typically cost to call out a locksmith in Colchester?

Truthfully, it really varies depending on the company. The good news is, when you choose RJ Locksmith, your call-out is completely free of charge!