Charges for Private Water Supplies

Charges for private water supplies
ActivityMaximum Charge PermittedCharging Scheme Comments

Risk Assessment

£500

Environmental Health Officer hourly rate @ £24.40 per hour.

A charge for external advisor may be levied depending on site specific circumstances.

Sampling Visit

£100

Environmental Protection Officer hourly rate @ £22.43 per hour.

Charge per visit and to take a sample (does not include analysis fee).

Investigation

£100

Environmental Protection Officer hourly rate @ £22.43 per hour.

 

Carried out in the event of test failure.

Authorisation

£100

Environmental Protection Officer hourly rate @ £22.43 per hour.

Application by the owner of a supply for permision to breach a chemical standard temporarily whilst remedial work is carried out. The charge is for each Authorisation.

Officer hourly rates correct for 2011/12

Analysis

Charges for analysis
Activity Maximum Charge Permitted Charging Scheme Comments 

Under Reg 10 (Domestic Supplies)

£25

£25

Where a supply provides <10m3/day or <50 people and is used for domestic purposes.

Check Monitoring (Commercial Supplies)

£100

£25

Where a supply provides <10m3/day or <50 people and is used for domestic purposes.

Audit Monitoring (Commercial Supplies)

£500

£236.50

Additional parameters sampled less often to ensure the water complies with all the safety standards.

Resample to confirm failure/previous results

Nil

Nil

n/a

Officer hourly rates correct for 2011/12

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