For Lock Repair and Emergency Locksmith

Lockfast have years of experience in locks and security.

We are a family run, local business that pride ourselves on our efficiency, friendliness and quality of workmanship.

We are honest and fair with our pricing, never leaving any of our customers unhappy or dissatisfied.

Our locksmiths are all smartly presented and very clean and tidy. All our vehicles are also new vans and immaculately presented.

We have Locksmiths based throughout the UK and each of them are trained and qualified to UK Locksmith Association standards (UKLA).

When you choose your locksmith, you need to be certain that the person that turns up is professional, friendly and most of all fully qualified. All our Locksmiths have been trained at the same location, ensuring continuity in the very high standards of workmanship. You can always be assured of a clean and tidy job done, and in the quickest time possible with every Lockfast representative you choose.

Our comprehensive training program ensures our locksmiths have the skills needed to repair and replace, open, pick, or drill a variety of locks.  They are all provided with the specialist tools required to effectively complete all jobs make a professional impression. 

Lockfast locksmiths have a well-stocked vehicle too to ensure all jobs can be completed on site.

As part of our standard entry gaining services, we also offer Lock change services to Landlords and homeowners/occupiers who wish to either increase their security on their property. All the locks we provide are very high quality and made to last.


Did you know?

In the UK, there are:

  • – 25 million homes
  • – 4 million small and medium sized enterprises

In 2015, there were:

  • – 785,000 incidents of domestic burglary
  • – 214,433 incidents of non-domestic burglary



Don’t be caught out by the next criminal in your area and make sure you have good security on your property to both deter and hinder any potential criminal look to gain entry. Call or email us if you would like some free advice on your currently locks and security on your property.

Locksmith in Colchester offering professional expertise

How to identify your type of lock

Sometimes it makes our quoting a lot easier if you are able to identify the type of lock you require repairing or replacing. Below is simply a guide to help you decide. Please do not worry if you are unsure as we can usually determine this over the phone prior to arrival by asking a few simple questions.

  • Mortice sash lock

    Mortice sash lock

  • Screw in rim cylinder lock

    Screw in rim cylinder lock

  • Mortice dead lock

    Mortice dead lock

  • Cylinder lock

    Cylinder lock

  • Oval cylinder lock

    Oval cylinder lock

  • Thumb turn cylinder lock

    Thumb turn cylinder lock

  • Rim cylinder lock

    Rim cylinder lock

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