Submit your request for work as soon as possible because a high volume of requests for work means it could take longer than usual to process requests and carry out work. In addition, we are currently unable to provide a date for work to be carried out for certain requests.

Whether you are an individual, a contractor, a project manager, an arborist or any other party, if you are carrying out work near power lines, or planning to do so, it is your responsibility to ensure the safety of the people on the jobsite.

Hydro-Québec can implement certain safety measures to ensure you can carry out your work safely. The steps involved, particularly when and how to contact Hydro-Québec, are outlined in the following document:

General Information Sheet – Work Near Power Lines (2021) [PDF 144 kB]

To find out how Hydro-Québec can keep your jobsite safe in accordance with current standards and to discover the various safety measures that Hydro-Québec can put in place, please read the following document:

Guide to Work Near Power Lines (2023) [PDF 4.8 MB]
Download the form on your computer first, then open it using Adobe Reader or Adobe Acrobat.