IB11/14: Northumbrian Water and Dŵr Cymru water to receive draft determinations in May


On 10 March Ofwat invited companies that did not pre-qualify for enhanced status under the risk-based review to submit revised business plans by 2 May 2014 and request a draft determination by no later than 25 June.

On 2 May two companies, Northumbrian Water and Dŵr Cymru submitted revised business plans.

Ofwat confirmed on 6 May that it would proceed with early draft determinations for Northumbrian Water and Dŵr Cymru. These will be published on Friday 30 May.

Notes to editors


  1. Ofwat 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 Ofwat press office on [email protected] or:
    Benedict Fisher 0121 644 7642
    Harbinder Babra 0121 644 7616