Why risk making a dig mistake?

Before you dig in your yard or break ground on a job site, click or call BC 1 Call and locate buried utility lines to prevent damage and costly repairs. Learn the three steps for digging safely.

Digging safety for homeowners

Digging safety for contractors

Emergencies

Report natural gas emergencies

1-800-663-9911

If you smell rotten eggs, it could be a natural gas leak. Go outside first and then call us.

Report electrical emergencies or power outages

1-866-436-7847

If you see downed power lines, stay at least 10 metres away and call 911 or FortisBC.

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