O'Brien Electrical Hume

We've got all your electrical needs covered

O’Brien Electrical Hume covers all aspects of electrical work, from residential to commercial, including government services. Originally a small family operation established by brothers Andrew and Scott Nowland, the business has successfully grown over time and is now an expert team of highly qualified full-time electricians and apprentices with a fleet of fully equipped service vehicles to respond to any situation.

The main focus of O’Brien Electrical Hume is to provide our customers with the best service possible and ensure the quality of our work is of the highest standard. We work with full support from O’Brien national management. We are fully licensed and insured for all the work we undertake and have specific training in several key fields of our industry. We have all the relevant qualifications required for the Electrical industry and are WHS compliant.

So whether we’re working for a residential builder, commercial or industrial customer, or with a homeowner, we strive to meet and exceed our customers’ expectations every time!

Our Specialties


Our team of highly-skilled professional electricians offer a wide range of electrical services for your home. Whether you need additional lights and power points, or to upgrade your lighting to the latest LED technology, our friendly, reliable team have got you covered. We can also help you out with your new build and offer advice on the latest trends

Commercial & Government

O’Brien Electrical Hume can help you to keep your current workplace compliant, and with our fleet of service vehicles, we are able to respond quickly to any maintenance or repair issues. We also work with builders, consultants, architects and designers on various projects throughout the Canberra and Queanbeyan region. We have reliably demonstrated that we can meet all the requirements of our many satisfied clients.

Data & Communications

We specialise in providing data & communications and complete cabling infrastructure solutions. We are dedicated to providing the most effective solution to support all your data and communication needs. Our technicians are Austel licensed, Cat 5, Cat 6 endorsed so you can be confident that your system is installed to the highest standards.

Critical Power Solutions

We offer a comprehensive range of UPS (Uninterruptible power supply) solutions to secure your systems and prevent unnecessary downtime. From initial setup to ongoing maintenance, our team have the expertise to keep your business connected.

What we offer:

  • Critical Power Solutions

  • Data and Communications

  • Emergency Callouts

  • Emergency Lighting

  • Energy Audits

  • Fibre Optic

  • Heating Installation

  • Industrial Electrical

  • Lighting Design

  • Maintenance, Installation & Servicing

  • New Home Electrical

  • Preventative Maintenance

  • Residential Electrical

  • Rural Electrical

  • Safety System Design & Integration

  • Solar Power Installation & Servicing

  • Thermal Imaging

Find out more about our Electrical services in Hume

Areas we service

  • Servicing all areas of the ACT and Queanbeyan
  • Belconnen
  • Gungahlin
  • Molonglo Valley
  • North Canberra
  • South Canberra
  • Queanbeyan
  • Tuggeranong
  • Weston Creek
  • Woden Valley
  • Googong
  • Jerrabomberra
  • Royalla
  • Carwoola

Call us on (02) 6260 1906 to check we can service your area.

Why choose O'Brien?

  • Qualified and licenced technicians

  • Over 100 locations Australia wide

  • Locally owned and operated

  • Residential, commercial & industrial services


Do you have broken glass?
Call us now on 1800 059 829

For emergency glass repair or replacement in your home or business, speak to one of our experts. We'll discuss options, costs and appointment times.

We'd love to help you, but unfortunately cannot assist with:

  • Cook tops or oven doors
  • Refrigerator glass
  • Light and lamp shades
  • Spectacle repairs
  • Phone or tablet screens
  • Curved glass or tanks

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If you’re making contact after hours your message may not be seen until the next business day, so we recommend you make contact directly with your local electrical branch by phone so we can get to you quickly.

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