Change to our opening hours & Christmas closing

Our opening hours are changing slightly. Winter opening hours now apply. We are now open from 8am-4.30pm Monday-Friday and will be closed on Saturdays, Sundays and all bank holidays.

Christmas Closing: We will be closing at noon on Friday 22nd December and will re-open at 8am on Tuesday 2nd January. We wish all of our customers a very merry Christmas and a happy and prosperous new year!


Carters of Swanwick Ltd.


Carters of Swanwick Ltd. was established in 1921, we specialise in power gardening and ground-care equipment for the domestic, professional and local authority markets from lawnmowers to ride-on tractors.

Carters of Swanwick are trusted and respected throughout the garden power and machinery industry. Situated opposite Swanwick train station in Park Gate, Southampton, our showroom is one of, if not the largest in the South of England. It is well worth a visit to view the comprehensive selection and ranges of top brand Garden Machinery.

We are Authorised Dealers for many leading brands such as Mountfield, Stiga, Cobra, Cub Cadet, Hayter, Husqvarna and Stihl to name but a few.

Our parts department is as important to us as our sales department and carries many of the routine spares for the lawnmowers, chainsaws and other machines that we sell. Currently, we provide spares to the UK market for all major manufacturers in the trade, as well as a lot of the older brands including Howard, Yamaha, Cramer and Gianni Ferrari. We get daily deliveries of spares – so if we do not have it, we can get it ordered in quickly for you.

After-sales support is provided by our extensive in-house workshops where you will find factory-trained technicians with a wealth of experience.

Call in or contact us today.

Service Centre

We offer comprehensive servicing and repair facilities for all machines that we sell as well as support for most of the machines and technology in the Garden Machinery industry.

If you have any questions or want to book a machine in for a service then please call or email us.

Repair Services

Ask our expert skilled and trained staff for advice and guidance.

All machines are repaired utilising our fully equipped in-house workshops and qualified technicians using genuine manufacturer parts.

Parts Services

We carry thousands of spare parts making us a go to company to fulfil your requirements in order to keep your garden machinery in top working order.

If we do not stock it then we are more than likely able to get hold of the part you need so call us and let us see how we can help.

New Machinery Sales

New Machinery Sales


We are robotic mower specialists and have some great deals on many leading brands of lawnmowers and garden tractors as well as chainsaws, brushcutters and hedge trimmers alongside ATV’s, quad bikes, full ranges of shredders, scarifiers and commercial machinery plus many more! Take a look for yourself and enjoy a free coffee whilst you browse.

Our friendly and experienced team are here to help; we offer demonstrations on most of the machines we sell as well as offering a part exchange service.

Pop in or contact us today!




Contact us for a demo today!

Used Machinery Sales

Used Machinery Sales


Carters of Swanwick Ltd have got some fantastic second-hand lawnmower and tractor deals.  All of our used lawnmowers, garden tractors, chainsaws, brushcutters and general garden machinery are fully inspected and serviced in our own in-house workshops; they will provide many years of service at great prices.

We even offer a warranty on most of our second-hand machines so as to back up the work done by our qualified engineers.

Also often available are “graded” mowers. Graded mowers are showroom or display models and often have blemishes or marks, but are otherwise new and unused. These graded machines come with a 12-month Warranty and are offered at reduced prices.

Our current offers and stock are constantly changing; either give us a ring, call in at our showroom or check online at


Parts Sales


Carters of Swanwick are official dealers for many leading brands including, Honda, Husqvarna, Kubota, Stihl, Kawasaki, Mountfield, Stiga and Silky to name but a few.

As a result of this our Parts Department covers new and old machines as we have access to a massive network of spare part providers. This also applies to specific spares and accessories.

With thousands of parts in stock ranging from chainsaw chains, trimmer line through to drive belts, engine components and a huge back catalogue available to order, we are pretty confident of keeping your garden machinery pride and joy running at peak performance with manufacturer-specific, authentic parts. If we don’t stock it, we can get it!


Every year we post / deliver thousands of spares and parts all over the UK and abroad.

Service & Repair

Service & Repairs


Carters of Swanwick Ltd offer a full service and repair facility for all machines that we sell as well as for most garden machinery available on the market.

If you own a quality lawnmower, or any garden machinery, it is important that you feel totally confident in the ability of your service centre to repair, service and support you and your machine correctly.

All servicing is carried out in accordance with the manufacturer’s service advice. All repairs are carried out using genuine manufacturer’s spare parts, in accordance with the manufacturer’s guidelines.

By adhering to these specific schedules, owners of lawn equipment can rest assured that your warranty rights are maintained.

Our competitively priced service is inclusive of all parts, labour and VAT.

Contact us for an estimate – please have your make and model number to hand.



Contact us for an estimate - please have your make and model number to hand.



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Duncan Road
SO31 1BD

Opening Hours

Summer opening hours:

Monday to Friday: 8am - 4.30pm
Saturdays: 9am - 1pm

Closed Sundays and all bank holidays.

Get in touch with Carters of Swanwick Limited

Carters of Swanwick Limited Key Information

Get in touch today

At Carters of Swanwick we specialise in powered garden machinery and groundscare equipment for the domestic, professional and local authority markets – from lawnmowers to ride-on tractors. Carters of Swanwick are trusted and respected throughout the garden power and machinery industry.

Opening Hours

Summer opening hours:

Monday to Friday: 8am - 4.30pm
Saturdays: 9am - 1pm

Closed Sundays and all bank holidays.