Plant ProtectionTeam

For all enquiries regarding the exact location of any of National Grid’s existing gas and electricity assets and safety clearances, call the Plant Protection Team on 0800 688588.

To receive information on the location of National Grid’s gas and electricity  assets, please email  To enable us to process your enquiry accurately and effectively, please attach the following details:

- a clearly identifiable plan

- site grid reference or postcode

- works start date

- site contact details

- nature of the planned works

The Transmission Enquiries Team will respond to enquiries from other utilities without charge.

Alternatively you can write with the above details to:

National Grid Plant Protection Team
National Grid
Block 1, Floor 2
Brick Kiln Street
Hinckley LE10 0NA

If you smell gas or are worried about gas safety in Britain, you can call 0800 111 999* at any time, day or night. Your call will not cost you anything. Just pick up the phone, dial the number and you will be put through to a trained operator who will take all the details.

*calls are recorded and may be monitored.