Had a Car Accident?
Help I have had an accident and not sure what to do!
In the untimely event that an accident occurs you need people that understand the stress and inconvenience of having an accident and being without your vehicle.  Our job is to make it as easy as possible to get your car back on the road with structural integrity and in the shortest time frame allowing you peace of mind.

Check out the road map below to help you with the process of repairing your damaged car.
Step 1: Notify your Insurance Company
Contact your insurance company and lodge your motor vehicle claim. Nominate Maidstone Panelbeaters Ltd as your preferred repairer.
They will provide you with a claim number and an excess that may be applicable to your claim.
Step 2: Digital Photography of Damage
On arrival at Maidstone Panelbeaters Ltd we will get you to give fill out  a form with  your details and which insurance company  covers your protection on your vehicle. We will take digital photographs of the accident damage and gather all the necessary details.ie type of vehicle, model, year, engine number, chassis number to enable us to identify the correct car and be able to order and  price the necessary parts.
Step 3: Maidstone Panelbeaters Ltd Liases with your Insurance Company 
We will then send off all the photographs and complete assessment to  your insurance company.  We will liase with the insurance company on the best repair method for your vehicle. If your vehicle is still safe and roadworthy you will be able to drive your vehicle until we advise you to bring the vehicle in for repairs.
Step 4: Repair Method Confirmed
We will contact the insurance company and discuss the necessary  repairs and get approval to proceed with the repairs. We are approved repairers for most insurance companies, which means the insurance company may have already contacted us or in some instances we can commence the repair process immediately. Saves time and inconvenience. 
Step 5: Appointment to Repair
We will contact you and organise a convenient time to bring your car into our workshop. We will give you an estimated time it will take our team to bring your car back to pristine condition.
Step 6: Repairs Completed
Our qualified team at Maidstone Panelbeaters Ltd will carry out all the repairs in the nominated timeframe. Our precision alignment systems and specialist tradespeople will repair your vehicle back to manufacturers' specifications ensuring the road safety standard of your vehicle. Our state of the art paint shop will colour match and spraypaint the repairs to bring your vehicle back to look like new. Should we experience a delay we will contact you immediately to advise the delay.
Step 7: Pre-delivery Quality Control
Prior to contacting you our quality controller will check through  a 21 point checklist to ensure that all repairs meet our rigid quality control standards.
Step 8: Car Pick Up
We will contact you to advise that your vehicle is ready for collection.
NB: Express Service
Unable to drop off your vehicle and pick up during business hours- check out our express service. Great for the busy people who start work early or finish too late.