Cover the most with RACQ Ultimate Care roadside assistance

RACQ Ultimate Care offers extensive cover for when you travel across Australia with your car, caravan, trailer and eligible devices.  e.g. e-scooters, e-bikes, bicycles, mobility scooters, wheelchairs, and other eligible personal mobility devices

  • Your Nominated Vehicle is covered no matter who is driving
  • You’re covered when driving any eligible vehicle
  • We’ll tow your vehicle up to 100km in any direction if we can’t get it going again
  • Caravan and trailer towing is included
  • Access travel entitlements if you get stuck more than 100km from home

However you move, wherever you’re heading – RACQ will help you get there.

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For road trips and more
$344/ year

What does RACQ Ultimate Care cover?

RACQ has been helping Queenslanders for over 118 years. We understand the breakdowns you’re likely to experience and cover the major problems for vehicles up to 4.5 tonne, 2.3 metres high and 6 metres long.

  • batteryFlat batteries
  • small-trailerTowing
  • fuel-pumpEmergency fuel
  • car-keysLockout
  • car-keysKey Assist
  • tire-wheelTyre changing
  • Electric vehicle assistance
  • roadBogged vehicles
  • scooterDevice cover
  • taxi-writingLocal entitlements
  • Travel ticketTravel entitlements
  • caravanCaravan and trailer assistance

The included entitlements have a yearly combined limit of $7,000. For more information on what this cover includes, please read the roadside assistance terms and conditions. 

What vehicles doesn’t RACQ Ultimate Care cover?

There are certain types of cars and motorcycles that RACQ Ultimate Care doesn’t cover, including:

  • Vehicles that are over: 4.5 tonnes in gross weight, 2.3m high or wide, or 6m long
  • Rental vehicles, taxis, limousines or other private rental hire vehicles
  • Vehicles being operated solely for commercial use
  • Vehicles offered for sale by a licensed motor vehicle dealer
  • Unregistered vehicles or vehicles on a day registration permit
  • Registered and unregistered tractors and farm equipment
  • Vehicles that are involved in or being tested for any form of racing or motor sports
  • Vehicles used as a permanent place of residence

Please read the roadside assistance terms and conditions to see which devices are included in this cover.

Why choose RACQ Roadside Assistance?

  • callcentre-person
    We’re there when you need us
    We have Queensland’s largest roadside fleet. 
  • roadside-truck
    Track your patrol's location in real time
    Use the RACQ Roadside Assistance app to see when help will arrive. 
  • shopping-bag
    Enjoy RACQ member benefits
    Save with discounts on food, shopping, travel and more. 
  • dollar-sign-icon
    Take advantage of youth discounts
    Members aged 16-20 years save $35 on Everyday Lite and $50 on other roadside products.+

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

Get up to $25 off vehicle inspections
Save on mechanical and premium inspections.
Receive $25 off battery replacement
Get your discount on the recommended retail price.
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.~~

RACQ Ultimate Care FAQs

Things to note

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

~~ 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.

*Figures based on FY23 statistics. 

+Offer is available to Queenslanders between the ages of 16-20 years old only. Discount only applies to the first Roadside Assistance product. Offer is available until further notice, subject to change without notice and may be withdrawn at any time. Terms, conditions, and exclusions apply, for full details read the Roadside Terms and Conditions.

Prices valid from 1 July 2024.

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