Who we are
About West Perth Panel & Paint
West Perth Panel and Paint is a family owned and operated business established in 1984. Originally our goal was and is still today, to always provide a high standard of customer service and quality workmanship. This is further backed by the skills of our technicians and experienced office staff. We continually strive to maintain our reputation as Perth’s leading accident repair specialist.
Looking back West Perth Panel and Paint is not only a success story but also a sense of achievement for owner Carl Francesca and his family. Originally starting out in much smaller premises the business has slowly grown over time, out growing a few locations along the way until settling in at 3 Cleaver Street, West Perth where it can still be found today. By constantly revising and improving itself throughout the years, West Perth Panel and Paint has emerged into the accident repair specialist it is today.
In 2009, 2013, 2015 & 2018 West Perth Panel and Paint was judged the national winner for the Autobody Repairer of the Year Awards “Best Small Shop Western Australia”. Nationally we took the 2018 Best Boutique Panel Shop.
One of West Perth Panel and Paint’s autobody refinisher apprentices was the first in Australia to win a gold medal at the World Work Skills Awards in Lyon, France. Further to this great achievement, other apprentices have won awards at the Work Skills Australia Foundation national finals with Certificates of Appreciation for David in autobody repair and Dennis in autobody refinishing. David has also won the RAC Apprentice of the Year Award for autobody repair. Both are still employed by West Perth Panel and Paint today.
West Perth Panel and Paint are proud to be part of Car Craft, the Western Australian co-operative of quality repairers. To help maintain superior customer service and accident repair, Car Craft conducts workshop inspections to all it’s members premises annually to ensure all presentation and standards are maintained.
In addition to these great services, West Perth Panel and Paint are environment conscious and have achieved their Green stamp Certificate of Environmental Accreditation Level Three and also use PPG Envirobase Waterborne Paint.
West Perth Panel and Paint is a manufacturer approved repairer for Audi & Peugeot vehicles in Western Australia. An approval that acknowledges our exceptional service and workmanship.
Information on our Workshop
The workshop is located near the Perth CBD and Subiaco areas. The Leederville train station is also within close walking distance. Some of the surrounding areas include Northbridge, Mt Hawthorn, North Perth, Mt Lawley, Highgate, Coolbina and Menora.
Equipment levels are the most up to date available. All staff are regularly trained in the latest technology and method of repair.
We use Auto-Quote business management software designed for the motor vehicle body repair industries. This software allows us to be linked to most insurance companies. Using Auto-Quote enables our office and workshop staff fast and accurate access to up to date information during the quoting, insurance assessment and repair process.