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Gate automation

How much does gate automation cost?

  • R500R800 / hour
    Gate motor installation
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We've examined the current prices and compiled a list of the most useful prices and fees associated with gate automation to help you get one step closer to your decision.


Sliding gate motor

  • R4000R8000

This is the price for a sliding gate motor. The price depends on the motor brand and specifications. The most popular brands are Centurion, E.T. Nice, Gemini, DACE, etc. Sliding gate motor costs range between R4000 and R8000 with an average of R6000.

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Swing gate motor

  • R6000R10,000

This is the price for a swing gate motor. The price depends on the motor brand and specifications. The most popular brands are Centurion, E.T. Nice, Gemini, DACE, etc. For a swing gate motor, expect to pay between R6000 and R10,000.

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Gate motor installation

  • R500R800 / hour

This is the price for a gate motor installation. The price includes only the labour, excluding the gate automation kit. Price may vary according to site and location. The average cost is usually R650 / hour.

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Recent jobs for gate automation

Pedestrian gate

  • City or suburb where you need the service: Pinelands
  • Type of service: New installation
  • Type of material for your pedestrian gate: Metal and alloys
  • Estimated project start: Within a month

Dear Sirs, We are in need a of gate for a corridor from a church to the manse. It would perhaps be a special measurement, but would have to be full height. We would need to lock this gate. The most important is whether you would be able to install it on the 19th March, for reasons I can explain when you contact me. Thank you for your consideration, . +

Garden gate

  • City or suburb where you need the service: Boksburg
  • Type of service: New installation
  • Type of material for your garden gate: Metal and alloys
  • Estimated project start: Within a month

Replace a wooden door between front and back garden. I live in a complex. Want to install a steel/metal black gate with frame. Door must be able to lock. It looks as though the door that is being replaced is a standard size internal door. You must not be able to see through the door, in other words the door must be a solid panel.

Turnstile gate

  • City (or suburb) where you need the service: Malamulele, sec. B
  • Type of service: New installation
  • Estimated project start: Within a month

Good day Kindly requesting a quotation for the supply, delivery and installation of a turnstile door/system for a school library at the New Malamulele Secondary School Site. Below is the GPS location for the school. 22°59'44.0"S 30°42'58.0"E https://goo.gl/maps/7dmpqBxVVkWWjpSg6 Please find the RFQ attached containing descriptions and quantities. Your speedy response will be highly appreciated. Kind regards -- Selaelo LILITHALETHU TRADING (NEW MALAMULELE SECONDARY SCHOOL)

Turnstile gate

  • City (or suburb) where you need the service: Malamulele, sec. B
  • Type of service: New installation
  • Estimated project start: More than 3 months

Good day! Kindly requesting a quotation for the supply, delivery and installation of a turnstile door/system for a school library at the New Malamulele Secondary School Site. Below is the GPS location for the school. 22°59'44.0"S 30°42'58.0"E https://goo.gl/maps/7dmpqBxVVkWWjpSg6 Your speedy response will be highly appreciated. Kind regards -- Selaelo LILITHALETHU TRADING (NEW MALAMULELE SECONDARY SCHOOL)

Pedestrian gate

  • City (or suburb) where you need the service: Oranjezicht, Cape Town
  • Type of service: New installation
  • Type of material for your pedestrian gate: Metal and alloys
  • Estimated project start: Within a month

Hi there, Could you please provide a quote for installation of 2 x Wood infill pedestrian gates. Pref galvanized steel frame. Would it also be possible to provide 2 quotes, one for use of Wood and one for use of Nutec and which do you recommend? Please include pictures of proposal. Slats to be narrow so that one cannot easily see through the gate. Currently we have wooden doors and frames fitted at the entrances which are rotting away as they are exposed to the elements daily. I think they are standard size, but I have added the measurements/pictures. If you could please make out quote to below details as it is for a body corporate. Name: Address: c/o Trafalgar Property Management, Maitland I also prefer email to calls due to high spam, but leave a message if I don't answer my cell.

Driveway gates

  • City (or suburb) where you need the service: Abbotsford, East London
  • Type of service: New installation
  • Type of material for your driveway gate: Metal and alloys
  • Type of gate you require: Sliding gates
  • Estimated project start: 1–3 months

I am wanting to replacing my driveway sliding gate with a new metal wood clad one. The concrete driveway may need some cutting in as the existing system is too high and our vehicle struggles to get over it. Added to the new sliding gate, an additional fence panel will be needed to match which will be attached between the roof structure and the garage wall (seen in photos).

Burglar bars

  • City (or suburb) where you need the service: Parow East, Parow
  • Type of service: New installation
  • Estimated project start: Within a month

I have a parking that through the garage door as indicated on the attachment. My parking does not have a roof top. So what I want is to put up a roof and then burglar bars gate to secure my vehicle as I feel it is not very secure by only having the current garage door without a roof. The burglar gate will be installed inside this gate.

Driveway gates

  • City (or suburb) where you need the service: Pinetown Marianhill
  • Type of service: New installation
  • Type of material for your driveway gate: I need advice about the material
  • Type of gate you require: Sliding gates
  • Estimated project start: I'm flexible

I would like to get a quotation for installing a sliding driveway gate. I am not in a hurry therefore I would like the Pro's advice regarding the material and the quality if possible I would really appreciate it first to get pictures together with prices. Please feel free to contact me for more info and on how to go about from here forward.

Driveway gates

  • City (or suburb) where you need the service: Ladybrand
  • Type of service: New installation
  • Type of material for your driveway gate: Metal and alloys
  • Type of gate you require: Sliding gates
  • Estimated project start: I'm flexible

I am in a process of building a house so I want to know the prices for each and everything that will be needed as I am building this house from my own pocket. I need to know how much will it cost to install and supply the driveway gate. I would really appreciate it if you attach pictures of the gates together with the quote.

Security gates

  • City (or suburb) where you need the service: Rustenburg
  • Type of service: New installation
  • Type of material for your security gate: (Stainless) steel
  • Type of gate you require: Retractable gates
  • Estimated project start: As soon as possible

I need a quote for the supply plus the installation of the following door sizes: 1. 2.*2.m 2. 0.*2.m 3. 0.*2.m 4. 0.*2. I need a breakdown of each and every door listed above i.e. ( size, labour for the installation and then material). Please feel free to contact me for more info.