Policy paper

Statement of obligations

Useful reference tool setting out the Government’s understanding of relevant law and regulatory and economic instruments at the time of its issue.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government


Statement of Obligations

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Information for Water and Sewerage Undertakers and Regulators on Statutory Environmental and Drinking Water Provisions Applicable to the Water Sector in England

This Statement of Obligations describes the Government’s understanding of the main environmental statutory obligations that apply in particular to water and sewerage undertakers over the Price Review period 2015-2020. This covers both domestic legislation and requirements of European directives.

Further information

Published 5 October 2012