Digging and Excavation Work
Before starting any digging work, contact us
to find out if there are any electricity cables in the vicinity of your
This information can be provided to you in a map format from
our Central Network Mapping office.
Central Network Mapping is a one stop shop for contractors or
individuals who intend to carry out excavation work.
What information will I need to request a map?
To request a map you'll need a site plan or area map of your excavation site and your contact details including a postal address.
How to get a map
Central Network Mapping
St Margaret’s Road
We will send the map to you within ten days.
Note: In emergency cases ESB Networks’ Central Network Mapping can provide maps for collection. Please call 1800 928 960 or +353 1 8582060 for more details. This service operates Monday to Friday only.
Note: Maps can be provided digitally. Please contact Central Network Mapping for details on the terms and conditions of this service.
ESB Networks Safe Construction and Electricity Video
The information on this video is presented to assist those working in the construction industry.
The aim of this video is to provide important safety information to help you stay safe when working near overhead wires and underground cables.