Learn how 811 works in North Carolina by watching this short video.

Call 811 Before You Dig

Protect your underground
utilities from damage

Commonly utilized services provided by North Carolina 811

Since 1978 North Carolina 811 has provided you a fast and easy communications link with your local utility providers. You give us information about your excavation, we transmit the information to the utilities and then they send out locators to mark your underground lines for FREE.  
​So remember, call 811 or 1-800-632-4949 three working days before you plan on digging.