Infrastructure Development Code


All trench excavation, backfill and reinstatement shall be carried out in accordance with the Department of Labour’s Approved Code of Practice for Safety in Excavation and Shafts for Foundations (April 2000).

All work shall be undertaken in such a manner that the integrity of nearby buildings, structures, services and property is not compromised.

All material used in shoring of trenches shall be removed before backfilling.