IB 14/12 Ofwat consultation on licence modifications closes


Ofwat has confirmed that its consultation on its section 13 proposal to modify companies’ licences closed on Friday 23 November.

The regulator said that there have been a range of responses. Some companies have agreed with its proposals, but most have raised issues and have not been able to agree.

Ofwat will consider all of the responses received and provide an update on next steps in due course.

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].