Locating Services, Brisbane.

Qld Utility Locating are able to assist with all locating services in Brisbane. We can help show you what services are on and near your property and the exact location and depth.  We work with What most of us don’t realise is that having the plans indicating what utilities are in your working vicinity is not enough. To start work, not only do you need be aware of what services are near you, but you also need to locate the exact location and depth of the service.

Locating services is vital for three reasons.

  1. Locate underground services If you need to connect to an existing service
  2. Dial before you dig up your property to locate underground services You need to avoid damaging or breaking the utility service
  3. Find the depth of underground services on your property You need to confirm location and depth of the service to verify that is meets your renovating or building requirements

We're fast at locating services

Qld Utility Locating can locate the following services:

  • Services locator TelstraTelstra
  • Services locator OptusOptus
  • Services locator NBNNBN
  • Services locator ElectricalElectrical
  • Services locator gas linesGas metallic & non-metallic pipes
  • Services locator for fire mains Water and fire service mains, metallic and non-metallic
  • Services locator for drains and stormwater pipesDrains
  • Services locator sewer drainsSewer drains

Be aware that some service locating operators can only locate metallic pipe work, but we're able to also locate plastic pipes. We're also certified ground penetrating radar experts which detects a broader range of materials.  It is essential to locate underground services before you start any project. Beware that you may cause damage and encounter unexpected expenses to repair any damage if you damage a public utility. Also be aware that striking electrical cables can not only be costly but highly dangerous, causing injury or death.


We locate underground service utilities, water leaks and we unblock pipes.

If it's underground, it's under control.

Qld Utility Locating is a family owned and operated business. What sets us apart is that we are not just locators or leak detection technicians - we are trade qualified plumbers.

Because of our trade background, we can easily liaise with on-site supervisors, builders, tradies and home-owners alike. We help problem-solve and remedy issues that you may be facing at home or on the work site. We are one of few companies that have actually laid pipework, and we are familiar with most materials used in the ground. We know what is going on underground. 

24 Hour Emergency Service.

We appreciate deadlines made by building and body corporate managers, so we offer a 24-Hour Emergency After-Hours Service. We guarantee to be on-site the same day you contact us. Qld Utility Locating incorporates multiple services which enables just one phone call to take care of your emergency.

Extensive professional locating services.

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It’s not worth the risk to not use us. 

Before doing any excavation, it is essential to check what utilities are underground first. It could save you thousands of dollars, it can even save lives. We are here to protect you from damaging any underground utilities. You do not want to disrupt a service to an entire neighbourhood, and be potentially responsible for fines and/or repair costs.

Qld Utility Locating have worked for these companies completing underground service locating


We work with Local Councils, Builders, Renovators, Architects, Electricians, Plumbers, Hydraulic Engineers, Commercial Businesses, Engineering Practices, Environmental Companies