Roadside assistance is your safety net for vehicle breakdowns. With a roadside assistance policy, if you get stuck on the road anywhere in Australia, we’ll send out a patrol to help you get up and running again. RACQ has Queensland’s largest network of roadside assistance vehicles, and we have agreements with leading interstate roadside assistance providers so that you can get quick help with just a click, tap, or call.
RACQ has been helping travellers for over 115 years, which means we have a pretty good idea of the types of vehicle breakdown you’re likely to experience. We cover all the major problems including:
RACQ Roadside Assistance is a service designed to cover eligible vehicles^ for the most common breakdown issues. There are, however, certain types of vehicles that we can’t provide towing or roadside services to. These include:
If you’re already covered, you can request help online. Or, if you’re in an emergency because an animal or person is locked in your car or your car is situated in a dangerous location, call us on 13 1111.
If you don’t have a roadside assistance policy with RACQ and are currently broken down, call 13 1905 now to discuss your options.
While you wait for us to arrive, you may also want to check out our tips for staying safe after a breakdown.
Check out our Roadside Assistance terms and conditions for more information on what's included in your cover.
1Gross Vehicle Mass of a vehicle is the maximum loaded mass of the vehicle as stipulated by the manufacturer, regardless of whether it is loaded.
^Any motor vehicle or motorcycle that are covered for RACQ Roadside Assistance. See criteria for Eligible Vehicles in the Service limitations section in the terms and conditions.