Our Repair Service

GateDoctors are the leading automatic gate repair specialist in London and the South East with over 30 years experience in the industry.

We understand the inconvenience of a faulty gate system and specialise in repairing all types and brands of automated electric gate systems fast including:

  • Swing Gates
  • Sliding Gates
  • Bi-Folding Gates
  • Barriers
  • Shutters
  • Doors
  • Bollards

Our friendly repair department is open Monday – Friday, 7am to 4.30pm to offer expert advice and arrange for a qualified engineer to visit your site

When you first contact Gatedoctors our friendly technical support team will talk through the problem your having and offer suggestions on how best to resolve the problem and book an engineer visit if necessary.
Common problems we regularly encounter and fix include:
  • General wear and tear
  • Water damage
  • Electrical damage
  • Poor maintenance
  • Ram replacement
  • Motor replacement
  • Track repairs
  • Re-alignment or re-setting
  • Intercom faults
  • Structural damage
  • Vehicle impact
  • Manual release
  • Gate changes for better/ safer layouts.
  • Drive unit changes- electro-mech, 230 or 24V
Our fleet of vehicles are GPS tracked for accurate billing and quick response times, stocked with a wide range of spares and an onboard welder generator, meaning we can often fix the problem on our first visit.
Our engineers are all highly qualified with a Diploma in Gate Safety meaning they are certified to meet the requirements of BS-EN13241 Gate Safety Legislation.

Why choose GateDoctors

  • Same or next day repair service

  • Free repair estimate

  • Over 30 years experience

  • All makes and brands covered

  • Fully equipped vans

  • Local qualified engineers

  • Quality assured company

  • Accredited contractor SIPP

  • Health and safety compliant

Get in touch
7am – 4.30pm

Don’t just take our word for it…

Wow, what a great service. Repaired within 2 hours of your engineer arriving the day after I called. Fantastic.

John Smith, Broken Gate

Great thank you!

Graham, Electrical damage

Motor replaced the next afternoon after calling.

Ryan Mark, Broken motor

In depth

Common repairs we undertake

Opener Rams and Crank armed drives
— New rams repair of rams geometry changes  rear and front bracket adjustments.

Safety and risk assessments
— Pressure and force testing. Re wire and changes to new modern cabinets. Controller updates.

Adjustments to systems
— Adding new features or removing some functions. Re-setting and realigning hinge experts.

Manual release
— Age related problems fixed. Remote control PIN number changes.

Our rapid response service

We know how quickly a broken gate needs to be resolved, and our business is set up to support that.
We can often dispatch a qualified engineer to your site the same day or the next working day.
Our location close to Gatwick Airport means we have easy and fast access across the South East, and our vans carry a huge range of spare parts, meaning we can often resolve them problem instantly.

Our experience

We have been specialising in repairing and upgrading automated electric gates for over 30 years, which means we’ve likely see your problem before, so can diagnose and resolve it quickly.

Our service fleet

All our vans carry class leading automation spares for all brands, plus our huge spares stock at our headquarters, means we can fix most problems on our first visit. We have onboard welders, and all our engineers are expert welders, meaning they can solve even the most challenging problems.
Our vehicles are also digitally tracked and our engineers have PDA’s allowing for accurate billing and time tracking.

Our certification and qualifications

We have 6 qualified and DHF certified engineers, all strategically positioned across the South East and London. All of them are experts at finding and resolving faults, and have years experience – meaning they often understand the problem and it’s causes and can resolve it quickly.

On visiting your site they make a professional plan to clear the automation fault. The engineer will be able to test all the controllers and motors, then clearly explain to you what the plan is.

All gate manufacturers serviced

With over 30 years of experience and a vast amount of spares in stock.
We can quickly repair, expertly service and maintain all gate types and brands.

Get a FREE quote now

Get in touch now and one of our friendly technical support team will be in touch to discuss your needs further.

1Your details
2Your system
3How to contact you