Ensuring cost effective sourcing


Value for money

Risk management

Supplier notices

From 1st January 2014, Irish Water assumed responsibility for the provision and management of water and wastewater services in Ireland. As a result, Irish Water is responsible for paying suppliers serving the public water and wastewater services sector.

Our key focus areas

The three pillars that we focus our Objectives on are compliance, value for money, risk management. Certain Sourcing activities carried out by Irish Water require compliance with the European Union Utilities Procurement Directive - Directive 2004/17/EC.

The Key Focus Areas for Procurement

Procurement Strategy Setting

  • Vision Mission Core Values
  • Operating Model
  • Category Strategic Planning
  • Performance Management

Sourcing & Category Management

  • Strategic Sourcing
  • Category Policy Setting
  • Category Management Framework
  • Compliance Monitoring

Supplier Management

  • Supplier Performance
  • Management
  • Contract Management
  • Supplier Integration
  • Supplier Development
  • SRM

​​Requisition to Pay

  • Transaction Processing
  • Assisted Buying
  • Master Data Management
  • Fulfillment

By choosing from the menu options you can find information on the Irish Water Procurement Process, Products, Services and Works procured and those Products, Services and Works that are currently out to tender.

Should you have any Procurement enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact

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