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Oregon Utility Notification Center

Chapter 952 - Oregon Administrative Rules Revision 2019


Effective January 1, 2019

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It’s fast and convenient to submit your locate requests online. Just select the appropriate button below and proceed to submit a new locate ticket!

2021 Locator Training Schedule:

August 26, 2021 – Virtual Class

October 18, 2021 – In-Person Class (Sheraton – Portland Airport Hotel)

October 19, 2021 – In-Person Class (Sheraton – Portland Airport Hotel)

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Registration begins 45-60 days prior to class dates.
Note: This class is offered to those locating in the state of Oregon.

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2021 Excavator Safety Training Class

November 17, 2021 – Sheraton, Pdx Airport
Morning: 7am-8:30am
Evening: 5:30pm-7pm

November 18, 2021 – Sheraton, Pdx Airport
Morning: 7am-8:30am
Evening: 5:30pm-7pm

More details to come for online registration.

Upcoming Events


11aug9:00 AM3:00 PMOUNC Board Meeting - August 11, 20219:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Important Information

Following the requirements of Oregon’s excavation laws is vital to safety of underground facilities, workers and the public. If you believe these requirements are not being followed, we encourage you to file a complaint to report the probable violation.

Investigation of probable violations is complaint driven and administered by the OPUC. You can initiate this process by submitting a Request for Administrative Action (RAA) using this form (Link to form here please) or by contacting the PUC at (503) 378-6600 or 1-800-522-2404. You will be asked a series of questions and the information you provide in response will be forwarded to staff for investigation. Additional information, such as scans of photos or other documents, can be emailed to the PUC if required. Once enough information has been collected, staff will take appropriate action. Thanks for your commitment to making Oregon a safe place to live and work.

Governor Brown Proclaims April “Oregon Dig Safely Month”
In time for spring gardening and home improvement projects, Governor Kate Brown proclaims April as “Oregon Dig Safely Month”. This serves as a reminder to all Oregon homeowners and contractors to call811 before digging to have underground facilities, such as natural gas pipelines, electrical utilities,telecommunication systems, as well as sewer and water lines marked.

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Standards Manual

OUNC OUCC Standards ManualDownload the new OUNC/OUCC Standards Manual (PDF – updated January 2019)

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Damage Reporting

To view or create new damage reports, visit the Substructure Damage Reporting page on the Oregon Utilities Coordinating Council website.

About Oregon 811

Welcome to the Oregon Utility Notification Center website. We have included a large amount of information about Call Before You Dig Issues, Oregon’s Excavation Laws, the Board of Directors, Enforcement Actions, links to other websites of interest and a variety of other information.

Our goal is to keep this site intuitive and easy to use so that you can quickly find the specific information that you may be seeking. It is our continuing mission to improve public safety by promoting all facets of excavation safety. We would like to have your comments on the usefulness of our website, or any suggestions you may have for improvements. Thank you for visiting us, and please tell your friends.

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