IB 03/13 Companies accept licence modifications


Ofwat’s consultation on section 13 proposals to modify company licences has now closed. 20 water and sewerage, and water-only, companies have responded. All have agreed with the regulator’s proposed changes. Ofwat will now amend companies’ licences in line with these proposals.

Notes to Editors:


  1. Ofwat (The Water Services Regulation Authority) is the economic regulator of water and sewerage companies in England and Wales. It exercises its powers in a way that it judges will protect the interests of consumers, promote value and safeguard future water and sewerage services by allowing efficient companies to carry out their functions properly, and finance them.
  2. Media enquiries to the Ofwat Press Office: 0121 644 7642 / 7616 / 7696 or [email protected].