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Consultation for Water and Sewerage Charges: Charges for Vacant Non-household Properties

Consultation for Water and Sewerage Charges: Charges for Vacant Non-household Properties

Monday, May 18, 2015

ISBN: 9781785443503

This paper seeks to obtain views on proposed changes to charging for vacant non-household properties.

Executive Summary

The availability of wholesome drinking water and the safe disposal of wastewater are crucial to public health and a clean environment.

This consultation paper seeks views from customers, licensed providers who provide retail services and other stakeholders on aspects of vacant property charging - in particular:

- What are the key principles which should apply to charging of vacant properties; and

- When should any new arrangements take effect.

Any responses received will be used to inform decisions on the terms of vacant property charging.