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The Restart Project helps people learn how to repair their broken electronics, and rethink how they consume them in the first place.

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Repair events

You’re invited to a Restart Party!

Participate in a free community repair event, where volunteer fixers will help you learn how to repair your broken or slow devices - and tackle the growing mountain of e-waste.

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Latest News

Keep up to date with our latest news from community repair and the right to repair.

European Right to Repair rally

What’s the latest on Right to Repair in the EU? And what it means for the UK

Heard murmurings about the recent EU legislation but don’t know what it means? Don’t worry, we’re here to debrief about some pretty big steps forward for EU consumer rights of repairability – progress which the European Right to Repair Campaign has worked on tirelessly over the last year.  It’s a huge piece of legislation because […]

The Restart Team

Our top ten moments from 2023

2023 was huge for The Restart Project and for repair in general. As the year draws to a close and with so much to celebrate, let’s look back at our top ten moments…

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Our Campaigns

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Restart is a people-powered project. Together with our growing network, we run community repair events around the world and use the stories we collect to help demand better, more sustainable products for all.


devices fixed


hours volunteered


kg waste prevented


kg CO2 prevented

Restarters Community

Our platform brings together community repairers, organisers and activists. Together we publicise events, log repairs, measure our environmental impact and talk about all things community repair.

Our insights

We collect data on repair from our community events and we use the data to provide insights into the devices we see.