Dial Before You Dig

Online draft DBYD NSW/ACT  2020

Presentation for draft DBYD NSW/ACT 2020 (21MB)

draft Dial Before you Dig (Retirement of the 1100 number for an enquiry) (14MB).

Awareness Presentations

Hills Shire Council Presentation Apr 2019

Upcoming events pamphlets:

Council Pamphlet for 19th Feb 2019

Surveyors and Architects pamphlet for 19th Feb 2019 

Plumber Information session 28th Feb 12:30pm to 3:30pm

Electrical Information session 28th Feb 12:30pm to 3:30pm 

Fencing Contractors Information session 28th Feb 2pm to 5pm 




Dial Before You dig offers network awareness presentations for the building and civil construction industries.

Who should come? 

Anyone associated with building, construction and civil works. This includes:

  • Project managers / officers
  • Team leaders /supervisors
  • Engineers / designers
  • Surveyors
  • Field staff
  • Office design staff
  • Contractors
  • Machinery operators.
In short, anyone associated with work near buried pipe and cable networks. To request a presentation, please fill in the request form under training.

Topics of discussion

  • How to avoid damage to underground pipes and cables and recent examples of damages.
  • Asset Relocation process
  • Plant location process
  • Type of paper work required for site
  • The 4P process
  • Underground protection process
  • Emergency numbers and procedures
  • Your legal obligations when working near underground network
  • What type of pipes and cables are buried underground
  • How to identify pipes and cables
  • How you can protect your business
  • NSW gas and electricity new laws


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