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Do you need a Melbourne plumber?

For over 25 years Inner City Plumbing has been servicing homes and local businesses throughout Melbourne.
Google Rating
Based on 338 reviews

Located in Melbourne? We’ll be there in 1 hour.

Open 24hrs 7 days
We attend all callout calls, no matter the time or day.​
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1 hour service guarantee
We’re out the door as soon as we hang up. ​
30 years experience
Plumbers in Melbourne, trusted for over 3 decades.
Family owned & operated
We treat our customers
like family.

Melbourne’s most reliable plumber

Have you been looking for a reliable and trustworthy Melbourne Plumber? After three decades as a plumber in Melbourne, we’ve tackled every problem you can think of. And some you can’t even imagine. Leave it with us, and we’ll sort your troubles out in no time.

24/7 plumber
We understand some things can’t wait. We’ll deploy a plumber in Melbourne to your location within the hour.
We investigate blocked drains with the most innovative, modern technology to clear blockages quickly and cost-effectively.​
Leaking toilet, leaking taps, roof leaks, we repair them all. We fix anything from a drip to a burst pipe.
Give us a call the moment you smell gas. Our licensed gas fitters will assess your gas leak and make your workplace, house or apartment safe.
Hot water systems
In or near Melbourne? We can install, repair and service all major hot water system brands and we have units in stock.
Appliance installation
Whether you’re renovating, moving house or upgrading, our appliance installation plumbers are here to help.

Suppliers we work with

1 hour service guaranteed

Doesn’t matter if it’s a little drip or a fully blocked pipe — If it’s a plumber in Melbourne that you need then you can call us day or night.

Step 1
Call us for a quote
Get in touch and tell us what’s wrong. Provide as much detail as possible.
Step 2
We respond within the hour
Whether it’s the middle of the night or the busiest day of the year, we won’t leave you waiting.
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Step 3
We solve your problem quickly!
We’ll offer a solution and a quote, then schedule a visit from our plumbers as soon as possible.

Melbourne service areas

We’ve been visiting homes and businesses across the Melbourne metropolitan area for more than 25 years. We are fully licensed and insured to perform a wide range of services, from hot water repairs, unblocking drains, gas fitting and much more. Our plumbing fleet has dispatch points across all suburbs of Melbourne and we are fully qualified, professional, knowledgeable, and friendly. 

We have learned a lot about the typical plumbing and architecture found in Melbourne. This expertise allows us to efficiently fix a wide range of plumbing issues.

If you’re located in Melbourne or surrounding suburbs, we can attend to you within the hour, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day!

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What our customers say

Jane OliverJane Oliver ★★★★★ I've had Inner City over a couple of times and really appreciate them. Always prompt, easy to work with and they get the job done. Their rates seem pretty competitive too.Hugh GarnerHugh Garner ★★★★★ We recommend Inner City Plumbing highly. We called the company for a big leak in the pipes in our kitchen. Guy and his assistant came quickly, diagnosed the problem, fixed it and were able to provide the needed supplies. They were knowledgeable and worked efficiently. We’ll definitely call them again for other plumbing needs. HGTrudi HarrisTrudi Harris ★★★★★ Robert WallheadRobert Wallhead ★★★★★ They arrived quickly, when they said they would, and were professional and helpful thought. Excellent service!Khadijah Turk.Khadijah Turk. ★★★★★ Victoria DavisVictoria Davis ★★★★★ Really helpful and efficient guys. Decent quotes. Would certainly recommendrosemary dicksonrosemary dickson ★★★★★ These guys turn up on time, are efficient, polite and even clean up after themselves! What's not to like?? 😁👍Danica DjajaDanica Djaja ★★★★★ Guy Smith-Steane came to fix sewage blockage at my house today. He was punctual and professional, and very pleasant to deal with. Very grateful that he was able to resolve the issue, and my toilets were finally functioning properly again. Highly recommend Guy and Inner City Plumbing.Ed MacaulayEd Macaulay ★★★★★ Prompt service with from a plumber who identified my problem and quickly fixed it at a reasonable price (taking account of the fact the service was outside normal working hours) I will keep this company in mind when I require plumbing work in the future.Ashrakat CharmyAshrakat Charmy ★★★★★ Big thanks to Jack & Guy for installing a couple of wall hung vanities.They were quick, efficient and excellent value for money.Would def hire them again for any plumbing issues!Liz KLiz K ★★★★★ Highly recommend. Courteous & helpful plumber, job efficiently done. Thank you.Rachael LudowykeRachael Ludowyke ★★★★☆ Responsive and reliable but somewhat expensive.I called Inner City Plumbing 7am Monday morning after a burst pipe overnight had our water off at the mains and unable to shower for work.They were one of the only plumbers that answered the phone and arrived promptly at 8:30am and resolved the issue in 1.5hours.I thought normal rates would apply but I think we were still charged "emergency" rates based on the final bill.Louie BizilisLouie Bizilis ★★★★★ Fantastic service very good guys to deal with very good rates and prompt on time serviceLouise BullockLouise Bullock ★★★★★ Fast, friendly and efficient service. I highly recommended Inner City Plumbing.Mirabella CalugaruMirabella Calugaru ★★★★★ Inner City Plumbing attended property to assess hot water issue. They were prompt, efficient and honest in their assessment. Extremely professional and thoroughly communicated their professional opinion. Highly recommend!eva kahanseva kahans ★★★★★ Inner City Plumbing fixed my hot water problem quickly, as well as alerting me to another potential issue in my bathroom. They responded to my initial phone call promptly and arrived at the appointed time, which was great. I will definitely use Inner City Plumbing again as the service was professional and efficient.George PapadopoulosGeorge Papadopoulos ★★★★★ Prompt, professional and very honest. I will continue to use this company and definitely tell family and friends about them. Refreshing to see that customer service still exists. Explained everything thoroughly and answered all my questions. Honestly the best company as far as tradies to work on my extensive renovation. Thanks guys!!John KiriakidisJohn Kiriakidis ★★★★★ Fantastic service received from Inner city plumbing yet again! Prompt call out, reasonable fees & friendly team. Thanks again to Sam & Inner city Plumbing for doing an amazing job!!!Highly recommended!!!!! JohnJSSTEANEJSSTEANE ★★★★★ JSSTEANEJSSTEANE ★★★★★ Fantastic customer service, both over the phone and with plumbers who fixed my gas leak and hot water. Explained the problem and quoted the cost before carrying out any work.Thanks for the help.Highly recommend Inner City PlumbingLouis ClayLouis Clay ★★★★★ Shane was on time, found the problem and fixed it quickly - great service from Inner City Plumbing.Cameron MiltonCameron Milton ★★★★★ Inner City Plumbing were fantastic, everything from booking in the appointment, to the plumbers Jack and Lauchlan turning up on time, giving advice, and honestly working hard, would call them again any day of the week if I or when I need another plumbing problem resolved. I highly recommend themTsets GibbonsTsets Gibbons ★★★★★ David BruceDavid Bruce ★★★★★ Quick, efficient and friendly and most importantly did an excellent job.Costa HaraCosta Hara ★★★★★ I called Inner City Plumbing as we had a gas leak. I tried a number of plumbers in our area and no one was available to come out on the same day. Inner City Plumbing had plumber Shane arrive within the hour. Shane was awesome! He let us know the price at every stage. He showed us what needed doing and made sure everything was safe.Happy to recommend these guys. Price was great and the job was completed properly.Tab WaymouthTab Waymouth ★★★★★ Zhané Orr-O'FarrellZhané Orr-O'Farrell ★★★★★ Fantastic experience with Guy who attended my property, quickly and efficiently rectified my plumbing issue. Very personable and positive experience. Highly recommend!Nicholas “Ntones” TonesNicholas “Ntones” Tones ★★★★★ Recommended. On time, right pricejs_loader
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Why choose our plumbing services?

By always putting our customers’ needs first, we’ve earned our reputation for providing the leading professional plumbing services in Melbourne. There’s no plumbing problem we can’t solve and vanishingly few we can’t solve quickly.
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30 years plumbing in Melbourne
Our plumbers have been providing quality service to the residents and businesses of Melbourne since the mid-90s.
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Best rated melbourne plumber
We’re one of the highest rated plumbers in Melbourne; honesty and integrity are at the core of our business values.
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Family owned & operated
We’ve been a family business since the beginning and spent every day prioritising our customers’ total satisfaction.
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Customers adore us for our speed and honesty. We have hundreds of 5-star reviews.
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Our Melbourne team

The Inner City Plumbing team have been snaking drains and patching leaks since 1994. We’re a plumber Melbourne knows and loves. We enjoy what we do and take great pride in our work, which is how we’ve managed to remain a family-run business.

We’ve found the best way to care for our customers is to invest in our team. We’re constantly upskilling by trialling new techniques and testing new technologies. We’re proud to say our efforts have paid off.

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We’ve built long-term relationships with our clients and many have turned into long standing repeat customers. Why? Because we’ve proven to them that when it hits the fan, we’ll keep our composure and find a solution. We were once lucky enough to be featured in a 7 News exclusive when one of our friendly Melbourne plumbers recovered a wedding ring that’d been lost for 40 years.

Clearing a blocked drain is never easy — we just make it look that way.

Speak with our friendly team today!

If you’ve got a plumbing issue, don’t waste a second longer. Leave us your details, and our Melbourne plumbers will get back to you within the hour with a solution. That’s a guarantee. 


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You have questions. We have answers.

Frequently Asked Questions:

How promptly can Inner City Plumbing respond to plumbing emergencies in Melbourne?

Inner City Plumbing takes pride in its swift response time. With strategically stationed plumbing vans across Melbourne and its suburbs, we guarantee to be at your location within one hour of your call, 24/7. For urgent assistance, contact our emergency plumber.

Are there any hidden or costly call-out fees for requesting plumbing services?

Certainly not! Inner City Plumbing values transparency. We do not impose expensive call-out fees. Our pricing is straightforward, and we provide detailed quotes before commencing any work, ensuring you know exactly what to expect.

What types of plumbing issues does Inner City Plumbing specialise in, besides emergency plumbing?

While we excel in emergency plumbing, our expertise extends to various services. We specialise in roof plumbing, drainage, gas fitting, hot water systems, and general maintenance plumbing. Our licensed plumbers are versatile and can handle any plumbing problem.

How long has Inner City Plumbing been servicing Melbourne and its surrounding suburbs?

With over 30 years of service, Inner City Plumbing has proudly served Melbourne and its suburbs. Our extensive experience reflects our commitment to providing reliable and high-quality Melbourne plumbing services.

Are all Inner City Plumbing plumbers licensed?

Yes, every member of our plumbing team is licensed. We prioritise professionalism and adhere to industry standards. Our licensed plumbers have the knowledge and expertise to address a wide range of plumbing issues effectively.

Does Inner City Plumbing operate on weekends and public holidays?

Yes, we understand that plumbing issues can occur at any time. Inner City Plumbing operates 7 days a week, including weekends and public holidays, ensuring that you can rely on us whenever you need assistance.

How does Inner City Plumbing ensure the quality of its services?

We maintain the highest standards by working with the best plumbing suppliers, utilising top-quality materials, and keeping our team up-to-date with the latest industry practices. Our commitment to excellence ensures a lasting solution to your plumbing problems.

Is Inner City Plumbing insured?

Yes, we are fully insured. Our insurance coverage provides peace of mind to our clients, knowing that any unforeseen circumstances are appropriately addressed, and we take responsibility for our work.

Can Inner City Plumbing handle commercial plumbing projects?

Absolutely. Inner City Plumbing is equipped to handle both residential and commercial plumbing projects. Our team has the expertise and resources to tackle the unique challenges that may arise in commercial settings.

Does Inner City Plumbing provide maintenance plumbing services?

Yes, we offer comprehensive maintenance plumbing services to help prevent issues before they escalate. Regular maintenance can extend the lifespan of your plumbing systems and reduce the likelihood of emergencies.

What sets Inner City Plumbing apart from other plumbing services in Melbourne?

Our combination of experience, rapid response, transparent pricing, and a friendly team distinguishes us. We take pride in our ability to consistently deliver top-notch service, backed by a track record of success spanning over three decades.

Can Inner City Plumbing assist with gas fitting services?

Yes, we have licensed gas fitters in our team. Inner City Plumbing can handle gas installations, repairs, and maintenance, ensuring the safety and efficiency of your gas appliances.

How does Inner City Plumbing ensure customer satisfaction?

Customer satisfaction is our priority. We maintain open communication, provide detailed explanations of the work required, and follow up to ensure the effectiveness of our services. Your feedback is valuable to us.

Are there any environmental initiatives taken by Inner City Plumbing?

Yes, we are committed to environmental responsibility. We aim to minimise our ecological footprint by disposing of waste responsibly and recommending water-efficient solutions to our clients.

Can Inner City Plumbing handle large-scale plumbing projects?

Certainly. Whether it’s a large-scale commercial project or a complex residential undertaking, Inner City Plumbing has the capacity, experience, and skilled team to successfully complete projects of various sizes.

Where does Inner City Plumbing provide its services?

Inner City Plumbing covers a wide range of locations in Melbourne and its suburbs. To find out if we serve your area, visit our locations page.

For more information about our services, including roof leak repairs and assistance with blocked drains, visit our website.