• Q:
    How do I sign up for membership with Texas811?
    • If you would like to sign up for membership with Texas811, please email our Member Relationship Managers at MemberRelations@Texas811.org.

  • Q:
    I am a member with Texas811 and need assistance, who do I contact?
    • Please contact our Ombudsman at 972-231-5497 or by email at Buds@Texas811.org.

  • Q:
    If I am with a company that is a Texas811 member, how do I obtain a login for ticket searches?
    • https://txgc.texas811.org/geocall/portal/

  • Q:
    I have a question about the law.
    • Please visit damage prevention laws for all questions pertaining to the law. If you need additional assistance please email info@texas811.org and we will assist you as much as possible.

  • Q:
    What is a Ticket search?
    • A ticket search is used when a ticket number has been lost or misplaced. This only applies to a locate that has already been called in and a ticket number, or confirmation number has been received. It is the responsibility of the caller to retain the ticket number for future use.

  • Q:
    If I submit locate requests, am I a member?
    • No. A Texas811 Member is a facility owner/operator that is notified by Texas811 when digging will take place near their underground facilities.


When doing projects around your house, digging without knowing where underground utility lines are buried can be very risky.


As an excavator, it is extremely important you know where underground utility lines are located whenever digging is taking place.


Texas811 has more than 1,600 members who play a vital role in protecting underground facilities around the state.

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