Legislation

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Year

Title

Who enforces?

Guidance

2016

The Water Supply (Water Quality) Regulations 2016

DWI

Guidance

2016

The Private Water Supplies (England) Regulations 2016

Local authorities

Guidance

2016

The Water Quality and Supply (Fees) Order 2016

DWI

 

2016

The Water Supply (Water Quality) (Amendment) Regulations 2016 (Wales)

DWI

 

2016

The Private Water Supplies (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2016

Local authorities

Guidance

2014

The Water Act 2014

   

2010

The Water Supply (Water Quality) Regulations 2010 (Wales) (PDF 251KB)

DWI

Guidance (PDF 1.29MB)

2010

The Private Water Supplies (Wales) Regulations 2010

The Private Water Supplies (Wales) (Amendment)(No. 2) Regulations 2010

Local authorities

 

2009

The Private Water Supplies Regulations 2009 (PDF 102KB)

Local authorities

 

2003

Water Act 2003 (PDF 905KB)

 

 

2000

The Water Supply (Water Quality) (England and Wales) Regulations 2000 SI No.3184 (PDF 202KB)

DWI

Guidance (PDF 1.9MB)

2000

The Drinking Water (Undertakings) (England and Wales) Regulations 2000 SI No.1297 (PDF 49KB)

DWI

 

1999

Water Supply (Water Fittings) Regulations 1999 (PDF 69KB)

Water companies

 

1998

European Council Directive 98/83/EC of 3 November 1998 on the quality of water intended for human consumption. Official Journal L 330 , 05/12/1998 p. 0032 - 0054 (PDF 294KB)

 

 

1991

The Private Water Supplies Regulations 1991 SI No.2790

Local authorities

 

1991

The Water Industry Act 1991

 



Guidance (PDF 32KB)


Guidance (PDF 37KB)

 

 

 

Page reviewed: 2 August 2016
Page modified: 10 January 2017

Drinking Water Inspectorate