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Ontario One Call logoPLANNING TO DIG? CONTACT ONTARIO ONE CALL

Plan ahead. Before you start digging, contact Ontario One Call anytime, seven days a week and 24 hours a day. Ontario One Call will contact your local utilities and request site visits to locate and mark buried cables and pipes. You will be informed if you need to contact any additional utilities yourself.

Please allow five days for utility locates to be performed, before you start digging.

Ontario One Call can be reached at 1-800-400-2255, or use their handy web-based service at on1call.com.

WHEN & WHY DO I NEED UTILITY LOCATES?

Making contact with underground utilities can result in accidents with serious injuries, and heavy restoration costs. For your safety, call Ontario One Call when digging for:

Utility Locate Markings on Sidewalk

  • Tree planting
  • Party tents
  • Children's inflatable activity centres
  • Fenceposts
  • Docks
  • Pool excavation
  • Flagpoles
  • Clothesline poles
  • Landscaping
  • Tree removal
  • Tree stumps

IT'S THE LAW

Homeowners and contractors are required by law, under the Occupational Health and Safety Act of Ontario, to ascertain the location of buried natural gas pipes before breaking ground.

Dig safe! Call Ontario One Call at 1-800-400-2255.