Statistical data set

ENV17 - Bathing water quality: additional datasets

A summary of compliance with the (2006/7/EC) Bathing Water Directive.

This data contains compliance information for bathing waters in England.

Site data and summary information for English bathing waters is available from here:

These tables show compliance with the Bathing Water Directive for bathing waters in England for 2017. The previous tables show compliance across the UK.

National bathing waters in England for 2017 classification summary (revised May 2018)

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National bathing waters in England for 2017 classification results (revised May 2018)

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England - compliance with the Bathing Water Directive for 2016

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UK - compliance with the (2006/7/EC) Bathing Water Directive for 2015

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Published 26 November 2012
Last updated 1 May 2018 + show all updates
  1. Dataset revised to reflect changes to classification
  2. Annual update.
  3. Annual update to publication.
  4. UK compliance with the 2006 Bathing Water Directive published.
  5. New bathing water figures published.
  6. 2013 figures
  7. First published.