When you want the best variety, value, and service…


Rovert Lighting & Electrical is an independent Australian-owned, family business established in Newcastle NSW by Trevor Bull in 1965.

At it’s beginnings, Rovert Lighting & Electrical specialised in providing electrical cable for house wiring.  This naturally expanded into electrical wholesaling, and in 1979 the first of our retail lighting showrooms opened in Newcastle, and in 1993, our electrical wholesale branch opened in Toronto.


Today, Rovert Lighting & Electrical has over 800 trade accounts with electricians, builders, architects, designers and decorators in regions throughout the Hunter and northern NSW.

As a member of **Gemcell Electrical Group, Australia’s largest electrical buying group, Rovert Lighting & Electrical ensure their customers are receiving the best in variety, value and service!

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**Gemcell Electrical Group – Largest Wholesaler in Australia!

Rovert Lighting & Electrical is proudly a member of Gemcell Electrical Group, a buying group established in 1991 by six independent NSW electrical wholesalers.

Founded to allow them to compete with large multinational electrical  wholesalers, Gemcell has increased in size since it’s foundations to become Australia’s largest electrical wholesale group, with 32 independent member companies and a growing network of over 250 branches across the country.

In 2010 Gemcell became a member of IMELCO, an international electrical wholesale group based in Europe, improving it’s ability to compete in an increasingly global market. Gemcell gained AUSBUY membership in 2012, and continues to support local jobs and the economy.  Gemcell Electrical Group is an Australian owned business, keeping local jobs and profits in Australia.



Our mission – to make you look good by ensuring range, quality, value and knowledge of lighting trends and designs.

You can count on the friendly and professional team at Rovert Lighting & Electrical to understand what you need and make sure you get it – RIGHT PRODUCT, RIGHT TIME, RIGHT PRICE!

Rovert Lighting & Electrical offer the largest range of lighting in NSW, so you can be assured that you are buying from the leaders in lighting!


  • We have the largest display of lighting in NSW!
  • Our highly trained staff offer a quality service, second to none!
  • Our Newcastle lighting showroom is open 6 1/2 days a week to serve you better.
  • We offer a trade service centre dedicated to meeting the needs of electrical contractors.
  • We bring you the latest in fresh lighting concepts and technology.
  • We offer practical and stylish solutions for energy saving.
  • Need to replace an old fitting you loved? We also stock the classics in lighting.
  • Our experience and expertise will assure you receive the best prompt and friendly service.
  • We offer a FREE in-store lighting planning service at our Newcastle showroom!
  • We are 100% locally owned and operated.
  • Quite simply … we’re the best