The Electricity Code of Practice provides minimum approach distances in and around transmission structures and conductors. These diagrams provide quick guidance and reference on minimum approach distances for 220 kV and 110 kV structures.
This guide provides information on the types of issues that development near National Grid lines can have on the lines and, conversely, the issues National Grid lines can have on development. It works through the different types of development and suggests ways of addressing the issues identified and provides some ideas on how land can be used and developed in ways that are safe and compatible with the existing National Grid lines.
This booklet provides rural landowners/occupiers with information about how to work with transmission lines on your land.
This brochure provides guidance to operating large irrigators near existing overhead high voltage transmission lines, and suggests ways to avoid electrical hazards.
A guide to help keep safe when working around transmission lines. Contact your landowner liaison officer if you wish to obtain copies of safety stickers for your mobile plant or signage for your worksite.
This information sheet details keeping safe during recreational activities near transmission lines.
A factsheet on the hazards of trees and vegetation around transmission lines with reference to the horticulture industry
General information notice in relation to the Electricity (Hazards from Trees) Regulations 2003.
This brochure is a guide to safe working practices when working near our underground electricity and associated communication networks.