Power on with electric vehicle roadside assistance

With RACQ, you can choose from multiple levels electric vehicle roadside assistance, including RACQ Everyday, RACQ Everyday Plus, RACQ Ultra Care, RACQ Ultimate Care and RACQ RV

  • Our patrols are on call 24/7, 365 days a year
  • You're covered for the common causes of breakdowns
  • Average 33-minute response time from Queensland’s largest patrol network*
  • We rescue over 2,000 drivers every day*

See our levels of electric vehicle cover side by side to find the right roadside for you today.

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What does roadside assistance for electric vehicles include?

Whether you drive a battery electric, a plug-in hybrid, a hybrid, or a fuel cell vehicle, you can access the same roadside assistance entitlements available in our five levels of cover, with electric vehicle entitlements included at each level.

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    Charge top-up to enable the vehicle to be driven to the nearest accessible charging station if in range (where available) or towing to an accessible charging station or your destination in line with your roadside assistance entitlements.
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    Flat tyre change or, if no spare available, temporary tyre puncture repair (if available and at discretion of attending patrol).
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    Attendance by an expert patrol who is High Voltage Aware.
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    No extra cost to have roadside assistance for an electric vehicle.

Why choose RACQ Electric Vehicle Assistance?

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    We cover the way you move
    We cover motorcycles, cars, EVs, RVs, scooters and more. 
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    Track your patrol's location in real time
    Use the RACQ Roadside Assistance app to see when help will arrive.
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    Manage your cover online with My RACQ
    It’s easy to make updates, set up direct debits and check your info.
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    Enjoy RACQ member benefits
    Save with discounts on food, shopping, travel and more.

More ways to save when you have RACQ Roadside Assistance~~

Charging station
Charge your electric vehicle for less
Save a minimum of 10% when you charge at select Chargefox sites across Australia.
Get up to $25 off vehicle inspections
Save on vehicle checks and safety certificates.
Get $25 off windscreen repairs
Book with an RACQ Auto Glass workshop and save.
RACQ Car Buying Service
Take the hassle out of finding a new vehicle. Our car buying service is free for RACQ members.~~

See the difference your membership made last financial year^

great western road trip


$21,207 donated

to 41 groups, including a car wildlife rescue kit project.

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31 EV charging sites

sponsored between Coolangatta and Port Douglas.

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Member Benefits

$22 million saved

by members using their member benefits.


RACQ Foundation

25 gardens

established through the Community Assistance Program.

Electric vehicle roadside assistance FAQs

Things to note

Terms, conditions and exclusions apply, for full details read the Roadside Terms and Conditions.

*Figures based on FY23 statistics. 

~~ Terms and conditions apply to all offers. View the individual offer for full details. Offer is subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time without notice.

^^Member discount is off the recommended retail price. No further discounts apply. Discounts for repair and replacement available for each piece of glass repaired or replaced. Offer is available until further notice, subject to change without notice and may be withdrawn at any time.

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