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Lock and Key Wakefield

When you’re in need of a locksmith in Wakefield, there’s only one place to go; Wakefield Lock & Key Centre.

We’ve been Wakefield’s number-one Locksmith business for over 15 years – delivering a range of guaranteed services to the residents of Wakefield and surrounding areas of West Yorkshire.

Don’t get conned by national companies pretending they’re local. Our team are made up of real Wakefield locals that you can trust!

Avoid national locksmith companies who claim to be local - deal with a genuinely local, friendly locksmith company.

Locksmith Services We Offer Across Wakefield

We’re proud to offer a wide range of locksmith services to homes and businesses across Wakefield – including:

Not sure which service you require? No problem! Give us a call on 01924 378444 and we’ll let you know how we can help.

Why Choose Wakefield Lock & Key Centre?

With years of industry experience, combined with up-to-date locksmith training courses and expert knowledge and skills, you can rest assured that you’re in capable hands when you choose Wakefield Lock & Key.

Our exceptional service, high standards and competitive prices have earned us a glowing reputation amongst local Wakefield residents!

What Wakefield Lock and Key Centre Can do for You

When you find yourself in an emergency situation and need to access your property or have your locks repaired / changed urgently – we’re here for you. We understand that these situations can be incredibly stressful and so we promise to arrive at the time given when you contact us and provide high quality work with minimal fuss or noise.

We are also available for planned security upgrades and installations that will help to improve your business or home and give you greater peace of mind. From upgrading your security systems to repairing your current windows and doors, we are here to help and offer a competitive pricing structure so that you always get good value for money.

Rated the Best Locksmith Wakefield

When you find yourself in a situation where you need a locksmith in Wakefield, you’re sure to want a service that is both high quality and budget friendly. At Wakefield Lock and Key Centre, we offer a round the clock service so that you can get the support you need whenever you need us.

As a quality locksmith, we offer emergency callouts and take pride in being able to offer a one-hour call out service when you need us the most. The great thing about supporting a locally run locksmith is that you get a quicker response and can support a local business who invests in the local area.

Why You Need to Think About Home Security

The most common method of break-in is through the cylinder on uPVC doors. Upgrade your locks to the latest snap safe high security cylinders!

Sadly, many of our clients find that they call us out in an emergency because they did not take the time to arrange adequate security before falling victim to a break in. Rather than experiencing this first hand, why not think about security now so that you can feel confident that your property will remain secure?

It’s a sad fact that many areas are experiencing a rise in theft and vandalism, with many home and business owners unprepared for such anti social behaviour. When you come to Wakefield Lock and Key Centre, we will help you to plan a security system that covers everything you need and then install it for you professionally and efficiently.

We even offer a free window and door checking service so that you can find out if your home security meets the standards set out by most insurance companies. If it doesn’t, we will provide you with a no-obligation quote to get it sorted and leave you to decide whether you want to proceed – getting a free check by an expert service just makes sense!

  • Locked out? We’ll be with you in 60 minutes!
  • We can change all uPVC Cylinder and Wooden Mortice locks
  • We repair broken uPVC door mechanisms
  • We upgrade locks to high security cylinders

Our Mission to Support Local

Being a locksmith in Wakefield gives us the opportunity to both be a part of the community and support it too. We are proud to be a locally-run business and feel that it gives us the edge over national companies as we know the locality and we want to be part of making Wakefield great.

Our entire team is based in the Wakefield area, meaning that the money you spend on securing your locks is invested back into the area you live in. All of our local locksmiths are committed to providing you with the best service possible and have all been appropriately trained and are committed to adhering to our speedy call out times.

We also have our long established shop in Wakefield where you can come and see us and talk about the jobs you need support with. We are committed to providing all Wakefield residents the best prices, the best service and the best support so that you can be confident that your locks, doors and windows are as secure as they can possibly be.

OUR TRADE COUNTER IS OPEN TO PUBLIC AND TRADE! We sell a wide range of replacement door and window hardware including replacement locks and handles for uPVC, aluminium and wood. We also offer an on-site key cutting service for house, vehicle and high-security keys. WE ARE OPEN MONDAY TO FRIDAY 8AM TO 5PM, AND SATURDAY 9AM TO 1PM

Locksmith Wakefield – Frequently Asked Questions

Many of our customers have a number of questions before they decide to give us a call. Take a look at a few of the most commonly asked questions below to help you understand what we do:

Are All Your Locksmiths Professionally Trained?

Yes! We have an extensive team of locksmiths and offer an in-house training programme for our locksmiths to continue to improve their skills. All of our training is then backed up with City and Guilds accreditation, so that you can feel confident that you are getting the best and most up to date services possible.

I Have a Lock Emergency – How Quickly Can You Help Me?

We are proud to offer a one-hour call-out time, 24 hours a day, all year round. We do this because we understand how stressful it can be to have an issue with your locks and know how important it is to make your home as secure as possible. As our locksmiths all live in the local area, we will never take more than an hour to get to you when you need us the most.

My Windows / Doors Are Jammed – Can You Help?

Yes! We offer the full range of uPVC repairs, including unsticking jammed window and door locks. Simply let us know what is wrong with your windows or doors and we will send one of our experts to assess the issue and provide you with a quote. Most of these problems can be dealt with in one visit once you’ve agreed to the work being done.

City & Guilds
DBS Checked

To book our free, no obligation home security check, call 01924 378444! Our service is reliable, efficient, and competitively priced. Our locksmiths are all City & Guilds accredited and DBS checked with years of experience.

The Areas We Cover

As Wakefield locals ourselves, we’re proud to offer our wide range of professional locksmithing services to residents and businesses across the entire Borough of Wakefield and its surrounding areas.

If you’re situated in any of the following locations, you can rest assured that Wakefield Lock & Key have got you covered!

Ackton, Ackworth, Agbrigg, Altofts, Alverthorpe, Badsworth, Bretton, Calder Grove, Carleton, Carr Gate, Castleford, Chapelthorpe, Cold Hiendley, Crigglestone, Crofton, Cutsyke, Darrington, Durkar, East Hardwick, Eastmoor, Ellis Laithe, Featherstone, Ferrybridge, Fitzwilliam, Foulby, Fryston, Glasshoughton, Haigh, Hall Green, Havercroft, Heath, Hemsworth, Hightown, Horbury, Kinsley, Kirkhamgate, Kirkthorpe, Knottingley, Lofthouse Gate, Middlestown, Midgley, Milnthorpe, Netherton, New Crofton, New Sharlston, Newmillerdam, Newton Hill, Normanton, North Elmsall, Nostell, Notton, Old Snydale, Ossett, Outwood, Overton, Pontefract, Ryhill, Sandal, Sharlston Common, Silkwood Park, South Elmsall, South Hiendley, South Kirkby, Stanley, Streethouse, Thorpe Audlin, Upton, Wakefield, Walton, Warmfield, Wentbridge, West Hardwick, Whitwood, Whitwood Mere, Wintersett, Woolley, Woolley Grange, Wragby, and Wrenthorpe.

Not sure if we cover your property? No problem! Simply give us a call today on 01924 378444 and we’ll let you know.

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Christopher Harrison
Christopher Harrison
12:58 18 Jul 24
Just moved into a new house for us. Decided to change the locks. The engineer came out the same day and measured up and left. Came back 3 days later and fitted them, all the time he was courteous and did a great job.
P Turpin
P Turpin
09:38 18 Jul 24
Phoned up at around 9am, Terry arrived a few hours later and was done and dusted in about 15 minutes. Explained all the available repair/replacement options clearly and was very upfront about costs. Happy customer and would call again for any lock issues I have in future.
Eve Simpson
Eve Simpson
11:44 16 Jul 24
This is the second time we’ve booked this fab company, and wouldn’t hesitate to use them again. Same day service. Fast, efficient, good prices and lovely people. Thank you, Ash! 100% recommend.
Heather Latham
Heather Latham
10:18 16 Jul 24
Arrived within 45mins of my initial phonecall and was given updates to know when somebody would be getting to the property. Ash did a great job and fully explained everything. Would highly recommend.
susan woodland
susan woodland
07:39 16 Jul 24
Ash came on the day I called for help and in the time slot quoted. He was efficient and polite and sorted the problem out for me with the minimum of fuss.
Gill Leach
Gill Leach
07:45 12 Jul 24
Brilliant service. Jim didn’t have the part on his van so checked with the shop that they had it. Returned 40 mins later. Fitted the replacement gear and job done and sorted.Very professional and pleasant guy.Would highly recommend
Ian Binns
Ian Binns
16:13 10 Jul 24
Called Wakefield Lock & Key for a broken patio door lock.Terry came out the same day and stripped the lock and carried out repairs. Door lock fully operational now.Excellent service from Terry and the team.Thank you.
James Askew
James Askew
14:06 10 Jul 24
Great help and managed to get my tool open when I lost my keys. Highly recommend.
Peter Mach
Peter Mach
16:23 06 Jul 24
When my front door slipped on its hinges, locking me out, the response was very quick and the work was done within an hour by a friendly and very efficient gentleman, leaving me greatly relieved with a fully functioning and guaranteed for a year front door ...... that's an amazing service !
Robert Thewlis
Robert Thewlis
11:55 03 Jul 24
First class service from start to finish. Rang them at 11am job done and dusted before1pm. Reasonable call out. Lock repaired so money was saved on buying a new one. Cant fault locksmith Terry. Excellent company. Will recommend to anyone and use again in the future.
Angela Longton
Angela Longton
09:36 02 Jul 24
Rang in the morning and they arrived within the hour.Super quick and efficient. Friendly staff. Was told everything I needed to know and how much it would cost.Definitely would recommend.
Nadia Cassar
Nadia Cassar
15:41 28 Jun 24
Very quick to respond to my message. Job organised and completed within 3 days. I was offered next day but due to time constraints on my part it was arranged to fit in with me. Terry was able to adjust the locks so no replacement was required. Completed the job in record time. Pleasant to deal with and reasonably priced. Would definitely use again. Thanks guys.
Tracey Lilburn
Tracey Lilburn
08:56 26 Jun 24
One of the locks on my conservatory doors broke and Wakefield Lock and Key had the exact replacement.Reece knew exactly which one it was and all for less than £100, far cheaper than the £1k+ to replace the doors.Great products and service.
Sandra Bibby
Sandra Bibby
14:50 22 Jun 24
I would like to thank Terry from back in March. I called him out on a Sunday morning and he arrived within 30 mins, very efficient service. Terry was professional, polite, friendly and changed my lock for me. Very pleased with the service and would recommend this company.
Graham Ferry
Graham Ferry
15:14 19 Jun 24
Excellent fast efficient service. Replaced old lock within an hour of calling for adviceand very competitively priced. Highly recommend.
Tanya Lewis
Tanya Lewis
08:12 19 Jun 24
Friendly efficient service. Very happy
James Wong
James Wong
07:43 19 Jun 24
Fixed broken window and very fast. Would recommend and use again
Catherine Jackson
Catherine Jackson
17:26 18 Jun 24
Very friendly and polite local service provided from start to finish.Responded to emails timely, messaged to let me know when setting off and supplied and changed lock in one visit. Would recommend.
Bill Brooke
Bill Brooke
10:32 18 Jun 24
We have used Wakefield Lock and Key centre before, this call out, they came out quickly and fixed problem in one visit at a reasonable price.Thank you.
Gillian Cardwell
Gillian Cardwell
15:53 17 Jun 24
Fantastic service. Attended within the hour and job done quickly. Very professional and friendly. Thank you.
Becky Pettman
Becky Pettman
16:03 13 Jun 24
I got home from the school run and my key snapped in the lock so I couldn’t get in. They had someone with me within 15-20 minutes and all sorted amazingly quickly. Highly recommend!
Stephen Little
Stephen Little
12:55 13 Jun 24
Diane Todd
Diane Todd
10:07 06 Jun 24
Totally professional quick and efficient. Very friendly wouldn't hesitate to recommend. Very fairly priced!
Phil Eames
Phil Eames
16:10 04 Jun 24
Jim has just been to fix my Mum’s door. He has done a fantastic job & was lovely to my mum. Would 100% recommend!
Hassan Ali
Hassan Ali
18:01 03 Jun 24
Jim was fantastic, he did a great job replacing our rear door barrels within hours of requesting an appointment. Very prompt, tidy and overall great service. Thank you so much - great to support a local business and would definitely use again.
Alison Ratcliffe
Alison Ratcliffe
16:10 31 May 24
A professional, friendly and prompt service from start to finish. Thank you
Isabel Goes
Isabel Goes
07:07 30 May 24
Amazing job .. fast ..ive keft keys inside and less then 5 min all sorted ..⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ really happy .
Kate Ashley
Kate Ashley
21:09 28 May 24
I contacted as was worried about my front door handle that looked ready to break. They were very quick at getting back to me, and booked me an appointment for the next day. The person who did the service was friendly and professional, they explained what they were doing and why. Would use them again no problem, and would recommend to others.
Geraldine Bayston
Geraldine Bayston
22:06 22 May 24
Jim arrived on time, was polite and professional and had the window fixed in 10 minutes. He explained what had been the problem, what he'd done to address it and made sure I understood that the work was guaranteed for a year. I would definitely use this company again.
Emma Mitchell
Emma Mitchell
13:45 22 May 24
Brilliant, friendly and professional service! Was with me within 10 minutes and got me straight back into my property with ease. Thanks so much, would highly recommend
Sir Arthur Streeb-Greebling
Sir Arthur Streeb-Greebling
11:04 20 May 24
Very pleased to give this business a 5 out of 5. I needed an emergency callout this morning, within 5 minutes of phoning up one of the locksmiths (Ash) texted me to say he was just finishing up in the next village. My whole lock and handle replacement was completed within about 30 mins. I am extremely happy with the service. Thanks.
Richard Ripley
Richard Ripley
09:55 20 May 24
Fantastic service from wakefiel lock and key service.Had a problem with a window not being able to open. A quick message via the facebook page and was booked in and attended very wuickly and sorted out the problem.Highly recommended. .
Monica
Monica
21:31 15 May 24
I telephoned on Monday morning as I was unable to unlock my porch door. I was very impressed with the how my enquiry was dealt with. Jim came out that day and was very polite and efficient. I would highly recommend.
David Ball
David Ball
09:23 09 May 24
Great service from Wakefield Lock and Key. Terry installed 4 upgraded lock cylinders and a pair of door-handles quickly and efficiently. Very pleased with the results. Five star service *****
Morgan Fox
Morgan Fox
12:48 08 May 24
Ash came to fix the locking mechanism of my back door due to not being able to lock. He was with me within an hour and half of ringing and was very efficient and new straight what the problem was. The service was top notch and I couldn’t recommend the company and Ash enough went above and beyond to make sure my door was fixed. Not too costly, really reasonably priced as well, would definitely use again if needed . Thank you guys
Jo Harris
Jo Harris
11:18 08 May 24
Ash answered the phone promptly and arrived at the stated time. He explained the problem with lock and gave me the price. Ash was polite and courteous at all times and worked quickly and tidily.From the worry of being unable to lock my door to a new lock in just over an hour.I would recommend this company.
Danielle Haywood
Danielle Haywood
09:05 01 May 24
Reece cut me some padlock keys. He was friendly and efficient and the keys worked perfectly. Thanks Reece!
Steven Wetherell
Steven Wetherell
08:11 27 Apr 24
Excellent service and very quick response time while being very competitively price. Only place I will call if needed again.
Harry Croisy
Harry Croisy
09:52 26 Apr 24
Great customer service by Reece had a little problem this morning with a lock not fitting reece new the problem and sorted it in 5 minutes
Nicola Harley
Nicola Harley
13:12 25 Apr 24
When my front door handle fell off, I was stuck in the house and couldn’t use the door. Jim was amazing. He came out within 20 minutes, ordered the part and repaired it within an hour. I would highly recommend them.
GB Roofing
GB Roofing
12:47 25 Apr 24
Brilliant service, great prices. We’re with us within the hour, no rip offs, great workmanship and a lovely bloke.Thank you
john plachcinski
john plachcinski
12:12 25 Apr 24
Brilliant service. Was with us within an hour late evening and sorted access to the house and replaced the lock mechanism at a very reasonable cost. Kept us updated by text as to ETA to our property as well. Would definitely recommend
Rachael Lawlor
Rachael Lawlor
07:49 25 Apr 24
Called as we lost a sole key, Terry arrived within half an hour and extremely reasonably priced thanks so much wouldn’t hesitate to use again
Catherine Scargill
Catherine Scargill
14:21 24 Apr 24
Very happy with the service I received! Was with me in less than an hour - which was a blessing because I had been locked out for 2 days and I finally admitted defeat that my keys were a goner! Price was great (less than I expected to be honest) and great friendly guy that came. Would recommend to anyone.
H B
H B
15:33 12 Apr 24
Good variety of multipoint locks in stock, got one for an obselete design which required minor adjustments to the door which were a bit of a fiddle but all good in the end. Advice was good. Price was fair. So no complaints.
Richard Harrison
Richard Harrison
13:02 10 Apr 24
We recently had to call this company out to the lock on our back door which would not lock. They gave us an estimated time to get a fitter to us. The fitter let us know when he was on his way to us and he arrived just before the expected time. The lock was removed and replaced very quickly. Excellent service.
Dee Ferguson
Dee Ferguson
18:52 04 Apr 24
Can I just say what a professional service you provide fast response first class workmanship good fair pricing well mannered and informative employees the door works properly after your visit will recommend as always regards Dee
Ruth Beswick
Ruth Beswick
07:14 01 Apr 24
Great communication, very prompt and efficient service and reasonable prices. .We will certainly use again.Thank you
Andrew Barlow
Andrew Barlow
18:50 31 Mar 24
My mum had fallen at home and we couldn't get in as she left the key in the door. They were there in half an hour and after a battle with the high security lock they got in and put us on a new lock. The price wad very reasonable and the service was exceptional. Thank you so much, would recommend to anyone.
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    Lock and Key Wakefield has been offering a locksmith service throughout the area, and the whole of Yorkshire, for over 30 years. We pride ourselves on our high level of service and workmanship, and have invested heavily into in-house training and accreditation for our staff.

    Most of our work comes from word of mouth and customer recommendations – so we like to think we’re doing something right. And we apply our passionate approach to both domestic and business customers, whether the job is big or small.

    Whether you need a local locksmith in Wakefield, or anywhere else in the Yorkshire area, call us for a quote. Or fill in the email enquiry form to the left and we’ll get back to you promptly.

    Nicky England, CEO – Lock and Key Wakefield

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