Here are some interesting facts:

  • It’s a free service.
  • Info-Excavation is a non-profit organization.
  • Not all underground network owners are members of Info-Excavation. Please consult our membership list.
  • Requests are processed within three (3) business days upon receipt.
  • Your request is valid until the end date of the work written on your request. If excavation work is not completed by then, you must have your request revalidated.


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Our service is available at all times.

Info-Excavation can process your request 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Our regular office hours are from 6 am to 11 pm, Monday to Saturday. However, locate request can be placed at all times through our website.

As for emergency locate request the service is available 24/7.

You must contact us by phone or on our mobile app or on our Web portal for the treatment of your emergency locate request. By emergency, we mean excavation work needed to maintain or restore essential services or work done to prevent a potentially hazardous situation from happening that could put the public’s safety at risk.

Our company has the responsibility to protect the networks of its member companies at all times.


Training is available throughout the year, helping you secure good practices in damage prevention in your line of work, including the know-how for placing locate requests.


Privacy policy

In this notice, the expression “personal information” means all information on an identified individual, as defined more fully in the legislation applicable to Info-Excavation Limited Partnership (“Info-Excavation”).

You can consult our privacy policy here.