Welcome to Telco Cable Searches

What is a Telco Cable Search?

The Telco Cable Search will identify if copper or Optic Fibre telecommunication cables run underneath a property. Should a property be found to have underground cables passing through it’s boundaries it can pose some serious problems for the property owner or developer if damaged. A search of all known communication carriers is conducted for properties within Australia.

Why conduct a Telco Cable Search?

Many Australian properties have non standard installation or hidden underground cables.

Could this be your property?


Financially crippling damage costs and;
Being land locked with an unusable property.

Hidden underground communication cables devalue property.
How do Telecommunications Cables devalue a property?

Existing cables can not be obstructed, If cables lie underground on the property it may affect:

  • Where a new home or commercial building is built,
  • Pool construction,
  • Home extensions,
  • Driveways,
  • Fencing and;
  • Landscaping.

In addition to limiting usability of the land/ property if cables are damaged the carrier will seek recovery of costs in the form of:

  • Fines
  • Time spent repairing the network
  • Materials required to repair
  • Businesses affected by loss of service will sue the carrier and the carrier will on-sue to recover these costs.

The damage bill could be in the hundreds of thousands of dollars !
Make an informed decision– conduct a Telco Cable Search !