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Local Authorities (Councils) and Road Authorities require any person intending to dig in the road corridor to apply for and have approved prior to the commencement of works, a Road Opening Consent. PelicanCorp is the owner of the beforeUdig and CorridorAccess services in New Zealand.

Address: 1A Wagener Pl, Mt Albert, Auckland 1025, New Zealand Phone: 0800 248 344 Email: Click Here

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EMERGENCY PROCEDURES

A “beforeUdig” emergency is defined as a potentially life threatening situation and may include the following Burst Water Main, Damaged Electricity, Pole Leaking Gas Pipe, Open Sewer, Major Telecommunication cable damaged, Other situation which may be catastrophic.

The Asset Owners listed below may not represent all owners of underground infrastructure in and around the proposed dig site. It is your responsibility to ensure that you have all the necessary information from all the asset owners at your dig site; you must hand expose any pipes and cables before using heavy machinery.

Company Contact number
Alpine Energy Limited 0800 66 11 77
Ashburton District Council - Water & Waste 03 307 7700
Ashburton Lyndhurst irrigation Ltd 03 307 8382
Auckland Transport 09 355 3553
Bay of Plenty Regional Council 0800 884 880
BCI Water Ltd 03 928 8321
Blenheim City Council 03 520 7400
Buller District Council 0800 807 239
Carterton District Council - Water & Waste 06 379 4030
Christchurch City Councuil 0800 800 169
TAG Oil 06 759 4019
Chorus** 0800 463 896
CityLink Limited, Auckland 0800 424 895
Dunedin City Council - CAR Only 03 477 4000
EA Networks 0800 430 460
Electra 0800 567 876
Enable Networks 0800 434 273
First Gas - Distribution 0800 802 332
First Gas - Transmission 0800 802 332
FX Networks (Vocus) 0800 349 2050
Grey District Council 03 769 8600
GasNet Limited 06 349 2050
Gore District Council - Water & Waste 03 209 0330
Grey District Council 03 769 8600
Hamilton City Council - Designated Roads 07 838 6699
Hastings District Council - Water & Waste 06 871 5000
Horizon Energy Distribution 07 306 2900
Horowhenua District Council - Water & Waste 06 366 0999
Hurunui District Council - Water & Waste 06 314 8816
Hutt City Council - Water & Waste 04 570 6666
Inspire Net Limited 0800 484 363
Kaikoura District Council - Water & Waste 0800 212 213
Kaipara District Council - Water & Waste 0800 727 059
Kapiti District Council 04 296 4700
Kawerau District Council 07 306 9009
Kordia Networks 09 916 6508
LINZ 0800 665 463
MacKenzie District Council 0800 685 8514
Mainpower 0508 60 70 80
Manawatu District Council 06 323 0000
Marlborough District Council 03 520 7400
Masterton District Council - Water & Waste 06 378 7752
Nelson City Council 03 546 0200
Network Waitaki 0800 440 220
New Plymouth District Council - Water & Waste 06 759 6060
New Zealand Oil Services 027 556 5981
Northpower 0800 104 040
Nova Energy 0800 668 211
Palmerston North City Council 06 356 8199
OnGas 0800 841 212
OtagoNet 0800 808 587
Otorohanga District Council - Water & Waste 07 873 4000
Palmerston North City Council 06 356 8199
Porirua District Council - Water & Waste 04 237 5089
Powerco Electricity - Detect Services 0800 27 27 27
Powerco Gas (HVP) – Detect Services 0800 111 848
PowerNet 0800 808 587
Rangitikei District Council - Water & Waste 0800 422 522
Rotorua Lakes Council - Water & Waste 07 348 4199
Ruapehu District Council - Water & Waste 07 895 8188
Scanpower 0800 80 80 39
Selwyn Council - Water & Waste 03 347 2800
South Taranaki District Council - Water & Waste 0800 111 323
Southland District Council 0800 732 732
Spark New Zealand Ltd 0800 22 55 98 or 120
South Wairarapa District Council - Water & Waste 06 306 9611
Stratford District Council - Water & Waste 06 765 6099
Taitokerau Fibre Networks 0800 89 41 42
Tararua District Council 06 374 4080
Tasman District Council 03 543 8400
Taupo District Council - Water & Waste 07 376 0899
Timaru District Council Water Utilities 03 687 7200
Transpower New Zealand Limited 0800 THE GRID
Ultrafast Fibre Ltd 0800 342 735
Upper Hutt City Council - Water & Waste 04 527 2169
Vector - Communications 0800 826 436
Vector - Electricity** 0508 832 867
Vector - Gas Distribution 0800 764 764
Velocity Networks 0800 833 364
Vodafone New Zealand Ltd 0508 555 007
Waimakariri DC - Water & Waste 03 311 8900
Waimakariri/Hurunui Councils - Water Only 03 314 8816
Wairoa District Council 06 838 7309
Waitaki District Council 0800 108 081
Waitomo DC - Water & Waste 0800 932 4357
Watercare** 09 442 2222
Wellington City Council - Water & Waste 04 499 4444
Wellington Electricity 0800 248 148
Wellington Regional Council 04 384 5708
Wellington Water 04 912 4400
Western Bay of Plenty District Council 07 571 8008
Westland District Council 03 756 9010
Westpower Ltd ** 0800 768 241
Whakatane District Council - Water & Waste 07 306 0500
Whanganui District Council - Water & Waster 06 349 0515
Whangarei District Council 0800 932 463
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