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RACQ's Roadside Assistance is trusted for more rescues

Each year, 1 in 3 drivers rely on RACQ to rescue them+. If you’re broken down, you’ll know we’re on the way. Whether you have a flat battery, need a tyre changed, or need emergency fuel, we’ll get you back on the road fast. With five levels of cover, including premium options that give you access to a wide range of additional travel benefits, we’ve got roadside assistance to suit the way you drive.

You can also track your patrol with our handy Roadside app^.

Compare our roadside options below or view the terms and conditions.

  • 24/7 assistance Australia wide
  • Towing for eligible cars and caravans/trailers
  • Emergency fuel
  • Emergency locksmith
  • 93% of vehicles going without towing
  • Queensland's largest assistance network

Compare Roadside Assistance options

  Roadside Roadside Extra Plus Care Ultra Care RACQ Ultimate
   

$99/yr


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$109/yr


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$167/yr
Up to $1,100 p.a. in additional benefits
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$212/yr
Up to $3,300 p.a. in additional benefits
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$292/yr
Up to $7,000 p.a. in additional benefits
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Nominated Vehicle Cover
One nominated vehicle per policy
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Member cover
Coverage no matter what vehicle you're driving#
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Attendance
The distance RACQ will travel to your breakdown location at no additional cost
Up to 50km Up to 65km Up to 100km Up to 120km Up to 200km
Towing
In any direction, including eligible Caravan/Trailer if attached to Eligible Vehicle (which has been towed by RACQ)*
Up to 20km Up to 35km Up to 50km Up to 60km Up to 100km
Towing distance increases
To the attending regional RACQ contractor premises or immediate location en route
Up to 50km Up to 65km Up to 100km Up to 120km Up to 200km
Emergency fuel Driver pays Driver pays Up to 3 times p.a. Up to 3 times p.a. Up to 4 times p.a.
Taxi
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Up to $27 p.a. Up to $55 p.a. Up to $150 p.a.
Rental vehicle
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Up to 1 day / $220 p.a. Up to 3 days / $330 p.a.
Emergency locksmith
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Up to $110 p.a. Up to $165 p.a. Up to $300 p.a.

Travel benefits

When you are 100km away from home, and RACQ estimates your repairs will take longer than the specified time1, you may choose one of the following entitlements*

  Roadside Roadside Extra Plus Care Ultra Care RACQ Ultimate
Accommodation
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Up to $550 per incident Up to $770 per incident Up to $2,400 per incident
Vehicle recovery
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Caravan and Trailer recovery
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Rental vehicle
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Up to 5 days, up to $100 per day Up to 7 days, up to $100 per day Up to 12 days, up to $110 per day
Alternative transport
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Air, rail or coach transportation for up to 5 people Air, rail or coach transportation for up to 5 people Air, rail or coach transportation for up to 6 people
   $99/yr

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$109/yr

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$167/yr

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$212/yr

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$292/yr

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Upgrade your Roadside Assistance

Make sure you've got the right level of cover for you no matter where you’re going or what you’re driving. Whether you commute in your car, regularly use different cars or simply enjoy a trip to the beach on the weekend, rest assured we’ve got a Roadside Assistance option that complements your lifestyle.

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Ultimate RV Roadside Assistance $99/yr2

Optional extra for members who own an RV or Campervan and have RACQ Ultimate Roadside Assistance.

Enjoy your road trips knowing your motorhome or campervan is covered with Ultimate RV. You must have RACQ Ultimate before adding RV Cover.

Here's what you get:

  • RACQ will travel to you up to 200km free of charge
  • Heavy tyre changing service
  • Emergency fuel
  • Emergency locksmith
  • Free towing after a breakdown
  • Rental vehicle and taxi benefits
  • Pet transport and accommodation
  • Travel benefits

View the full inclusions on the Ultimate RV page.

Call us on 13 19 05

Call us on 13 1905 to add Ultimate RV to your RACQ Ultimate Roadside Assistance policy.

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+Based on 2018 Statistics.

^Roadside Assistance app is only available in certain areas.

#Coverage available for eligible vehicles, refer to terms and conditions.

*Conditions, limitations and exclusions apply, including vehicle weight, height and length limits – refer to terms and conditions.

1Specified wait time for travel entitlements is 48 hours for Plus Care and 24 hours for Ultra Care and RACQ Ultimate.

2You must hold RACQ Ultimate roadside assistance before adding on RV cover. Ultimate RV can be added for an additional $99 per year.