Appeal against Anglian Water Services about a refusal to grant consent for a trade effluent application


Case number


Summary of case

This appeal was about the refusal by Anglian Water Services to grant consent for a trade effluent application from an industrial user.

This appeal was placed on hold from 5 October 2017 to allow the parties’ to enter discussions in an attempt to potentially resolve the matter.

Summary of Ofwat’s final decision

As a result of the parties’ on-going negotiations, the appeal was subsequently withdrawn and we closed the case.

Relevant powers

The relevant sections of the Water Industry Act 1991 associated with trade effluent

Relevant Ofwat guidance

Ofwat – Trade Effluent Appeal Guidance

Date opened

25 August 2017

Date closed

9 January 2018


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