Legislations relevant to PWS

The full list of current Regulations is listed below.

The Regulations governing private water supplies in England and Wales

and

The Regulations governing public water supplies in England and Wales

and

Regulations governing the design, installation, operation and maintenance of plumbing systems, water fittings and water-using appliances

Outlines the powers and the responsibilities of local authorities in regulating private water supplies (Section 77, and 80-82)

Council Directive (98/83/EC) on the quality of water for human consumption

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