Prior written consent is required from Alpine Energy Ltd if you are excavating:
- at a greater depth than 300 mm within 2.2 m of the pole or stay wire of the line; or
- at a greater depth than 750 mm between 2.2 m and 5 m of the pole or stay wire; or
- and creating an unstable batter.
Written consent from Alpine Energy Ltd is not required for:
- vertical holes, not exceeding 500 mm diameter, beyond 1.5 m from a pole or stay wire.
- normal agricultural cultivation
- the repair, sealing, or resealing of the existing surface of any road, footpath, or driveway.
Application to dig near power poles.pdf