Shaw has combined with Rogers, but our records are not yet integrated. Please continue to submit DigShaw tickets for any excavation in BC.

alert For emergency requests call:



Submit a ticket, and then immediately call the emergency requests line, if any of the following occurred

All Ontario locate requests are required to go through, or by calling (1-800-400-2255).

All Manitoba locate requests are required to go through

All Saskatchewan locate requests are required to go through

All Alberta locate requests are required to go through

Commercial excavations

Step 1

Before you start digging, plan your job and be sure you have considered who you
need to inform.

Tickets in 100 Mile House, Williams Lake, Quesnel, Grindrod, Fort St. John, Dawson Creek and The
Kootenays in BC may take up to 25 business days to complete, as these areas are serviced once per
month. Tickets not in these regions may take up to 10 business days.

Step 2

Fill out the form below to send us your request to locate and details about the dig:


We need your Contact Information

Please ensure that these contacts are familiar with the details of the excavation work and can be
contacted for clarification on the work being done if necessary.

Please stake out markings if they are in jeopardy of fading before work has been completed.

Company name
Contact name
Email address
Contact phone number
Alt. contact name (Optional)

Alt. phone number (Optional)

One call ticket number (Optional)  

We need the Location of Excavation


Date of excavation   Tool tip

Design and Planning   Tool tip
Address type  

Excavation Address
Area of excavation
Using the "Draw a shape" tool
in the top right of the below map, outline the area of excavation.

Work areas must be limited to 200 metres across.

Delete Selected Shape
Attach Site Plan  (Optional)  
Max Size: 10MB (PDF, Microsoft Office, Explorer, MicroStation, or AutoCAD)
Primary contractor (Optional)  

Description and Comments   


    All Ontario locate requests are required to go through
    or by calling (1-800-400-2255)




Call 1-866-DIGSHAW immediately, if any of the following has occurred:

  • If you see or smell a natural gas leak
  • If there is a water main break
  • After a locate has been marked and an unknown cable is found
  • Other utility company emergencies