WR48 Water abstraction or impoundment: preliminary enquiry form

Use this form for pre-application enquiries for water abstraction licences.

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This form is no longer in use, the pre –application information is now amalgamated into WR328 and WR330 for abstraction licences and WR328 and WR334 for impoundment licences.


WR48 Water abstraction or impoundment - preliminary enquiry form (English)

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Use this form for pre-application enquiries for:

  • surface water abstractions over 20 cubic metres (4,400 gallons) per day or impoundment (storing water) enquiries
  • complex variations

If you are abstracting from groundwater you do not need to fill in this form; please contact us on 03708 506 506.

Published 20 January 2012