How Much Do Electric Gates Cost?

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If you are interested in finding out how much do electric gates cost, you’ve come to the right place. Although there is no one-size-fits-all answer, GateQuote’s experienced gate installers will tell you exactly what you can expect to pay before you give them the go-ahead.

Our Guide to the Cost of Electric Gates

The gates themselves should cost between £800 and £2,000 depending on the materials used (either wood or wrought iron) and the style you choose. There are however, some additional costs depending on your requirements:

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The Cost of the Electric Gate

You can expect to pay between £500 and £2,000 for the automation equipment. This will ensure that your gates open and close effectively.

The Intercom Equipment

This is likely to set you back between £300 and £1,000. This will depending on the types of audio and/or video equipment used.

The Installation 

Costs for installation are usually between £500 and £1,500, depending on the labour intensity and skill level required.

Totaling this up, the most basic electric gates cost just a little over £2,000. This is a bargain when you consider the security and convenience benefits they bring. More sophisticated models will cost more. It may be worth investing a little extra if you need a higher level of security or privacy protection.

Obtaining Accurate Electric Gate Prices

To establish what the cost of the electric gates you are looking at, installers usually conduct a free site survey will need to be carried out. The price will partly depend on your needs and preferences, but also on external factors such as driveway length, brickwork, drainage efficiency and power supply.

The best way to obtain specific electric gates cost is to ask one of our gate installers to visit your property and talk you through all of the options available. There is no obligation to buy and you can ask as our installers as many questions as you like.