Statutory guidance

Water resource planning: helping small water companies

This publication was withdrawn on 21 October 2016

This guidance is no longer in use. The revised Environment Agency water resources planning guidance on how to develop a water resource management plan (WRMP) has been reduced in length making this summary no longer necessary.

Guidance for creating an appropriate waster resources management plan to meet statutory requirements.



Helping smaller water companies to focus on the main elements of a water resources management plan that are relevant to them, but does not replace the water resources planning guideline. To be used alongside the guideline to make sure that plans cover the requirements of the Water Industry Act 1991.