General Maintenance

Maintenance issues should be reported to us in a timely manner to prevent further damage.

The Adelaide Benevolent Society office operates Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.

Emergency Maintenance

In situations of an emergency, please phone our office on 8231 5321.

If the maintenance emergency occurs outside our normal operating hours call 82315321 and our answering machine message will advise you of the relevant number to contact or divert your call. Emergency Maintenance is managed by an external agency who are available 24/7.

Emergency items

Emergency items are generally those that could cause injury to you or damage to property, and may include:

  • Burst or badly leaking water pipe
  • Blocked or broken toilet
  • Serious roof leak or gas leak
  • Dangerous electrical fault – loose live wire etc.
  • Rainwater inundation inside the property, or serious flood damage
  • Serious storm, fire or impact damage (for example, impact by a motor vehicle)
  • Failure or breakdown of the gas, electricity or water supply to the premises
  • Fault or damage that makes premises unsafe or insecure
  • Fault likely to injure a person, cause damage or undue inconvenience
  • Burst or badly leaking water pipe