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Responsible for the service Urban Environment Division, City of Helsinki

Excavation on a street or in a park

  • Service
  • Helsinki
  • Public service

If you need to do excavation work on a street, on a pedestrian or cycling lane, on a square or in a park, you need to fill out a notification about work in a public area.

Start by applying for an up-to-date cable report from the Cable location service. Compile a temporary traffic arrangement plan as an attachment to the notification.

Please note that you may start the work only after receiving a permit.

To whom and on what terms

Up-to-date investigation about the location of underground pipelines has been done.

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The service is provided byCity of Helsinki
Responsible for the serviceUrban Environment Division, City of Helsinki
Area Helsinki
Available languagesFinnish, Swedish, English
Text edited by: Urban Environment Division, City of Helsinki
Updated: 23/5/2022