Why would I need to get an electricity pole/stay wire checked?
If you have seen an electricity pole leaning or a damaged stay wire, then we can attend and check it is safe. We will make repairs if needed to make sure the pole is safe and supported properly.
We will do this free of charge.
If you think the electricity pole is unsafe and needs urgent attention, please call 105 or message us on social media
Before you apply, you will need:
This is the location of the electricity pole that is damaged. We need this so we can plan how to get to the pole.
Please provide a photo if you can.
We need this so we can see what type of electricity pole/stay wire needs repairing.
Customers who provide a photo have their applications processed quicker!
We need this so we can assess the damage and so we can plan how to repair the pole/stay wire.
We need this so we can make sure we can complete the job safely.
Is there a locked gate or driveway? Is there vehicle access nearby?
We advise anyone working near overhead lines to read the HSE's "Overhead power lines" guidance notes by clicking here.
Ready to apply?
If you're ready and would like to apply, click here to go to our online request form and our teams will do the rest.