Company Profile

Since 1886, L&H has remained the leading industrial supplier of a complete range of quality electrical, lighting, heating and cooling, and ventilation components to Australian businesses.

The secret to our success? A program of innovation and continuous improvement, coupled with a strong focus on quality.

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Lawrence & Hanson Electrical Wholesalers are Australia’s leading distributor of electrical materials, products and services to the contractor and industrial electrical markets.

We have 130 branches throughout metropolitan and regional Australia, and aim to lead the market by achieving outstanding levels of customer satisfaction.

It’s our commitment to continuous improvement, and the pride we take in meeting customer needs, that’s helped us achieve our goals. Quality has been the philosophy behind L&H since the company formed in 1886.


Our Mission

To be the leading profitable distributor of Electrical materials and related products and services to the contractor and industrial markets.

We aim to be number #1 within the our operating markets.


Our Values

Lawrence & Hanson is a leader in value added business to business distribution services whose commitment to delivering value to customers is acted upon by every employee every day.

  • We have access to more brands for all customers to choose from
  • We offer more customers the ability to be rewarded for their business
  • We have the purchasing power with all manufacturers that can deliver you better overall value when dealing with us
  • We can deliver you a lower cost of doing business through providing you with our unique range of business solutions

Our Strengths

  • As part of a global business, operating in 60 countries with over 21,000 employees, we can deliver a global solution to your local challenges…when you need it;
  • We have 150 convenient locations across Australia, which means we have a branch just around the corner to service your needs;
  • We have the purchasing power to procure products at competitive prices, which in turn keep you competitive.