Statutory guidance

Treated effluent re-use: increasing public water supplies

Sets our approach to reusing effluent for a potable water supply that is fit for consumption by humans and other animals.

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This guidance is no longer applicable as it does not reflect government position on effluent re-use.


Regulatory position statement - Effluent re-use for potable water supply

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Guidance for water companies on the benefits, issues, solutions and roles of embarking on an indirect effluent re-use scheme considering environmental impacts and supply and demand.

Published 22 August 2011