Our response to coronavirus

Find out how we're working to keep the electricity and gas flowing reliably throughout the outbreak.
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Working near our assets

On this page, you'll find guidance and support for working near our gas transmission assets, including gas pipelines. 

Dial before you dig

If you have any questions about our network assets, please contact Cadent's Plant Protection team. Cadent provide first-line support for our assets.

Phone: 0800 688 588
Email[email protected]

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Dial before you dig guide

If you are a farmer, landowner, or otherwise working on land, you can find out more about working around our network equipment by downloading the Dial Before You Dig guide.

Download the Dial Before You Dig guide

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Gas emergency? Call 0800 111 999

If you smell gas or have accidentally hit the NTS pipeline please call us urgently: 0800 111 999

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Working near gas assets

Learn about the essential procedures to follow for working near gas equipment in our guidance document.

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Working near electricity assets

Find out more about working near electricity assets.

Guidance and documents