Telecommunications Act 2001

  • Warning: Some amendments have not yet been incorporated
  • This version was replaced on 13 December 2018 to make corrections to section 156B(1)(c) and Schedule 1AA Part 2 clause 8(3) under section 25(1)(j)(ii) and (iii) of the Legislation Act 2012.
145 Urgency

If the telephone cabinet or appliance must be placed on a road urgently and it is necessary because of any defective equipment or other emergency, the network operator—


is excused from complying with the requirements of section 142(3) before commencing the work; but


must give the information required by section 142(3) as soon as practicable after placing the telephone cabinet or appliance on that road.