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7 July 2020

EPA Drinking Water Report highlights continuing high quality of public water supply

The EPA has recognised the continuing high quality of the public water supply

  • Over 99% of water samples were in compliance
  • 11 supplies removed from the Remedial Action List
  • 15,000 lead service connections replaced against target of 9,000

3 July 2020

Need for Water Conservation Order to be reviewed following heavy rainfall

Review of need for Water Conservation Order

  • WCO commonly referred to as a hosepipe ban
  • Heavy rainfall has helped recover some water supplies
  • View our video for tips on how to conserve

23 June 2020

Essential works at Barnageeragh Wastewater Treatment Plant may cause potential odours

Works involve the installation of equipment to minimise the risk of odours in the longer term

  • Tanks on site are being drained and cleaned
  • New equipment is being installed
  • Significant investment will be carried out on a phased basis

19 June 2020

Watermain improvement works to safeguard water supply to homes and businesses in Dublin 8

Construction works being undertaken of over 2km of new water mains

  • Areas affected include: South Circular Road; Reuben Walk;
  • Glenmalure Park; Saint Anthony's Road; Carrick Terrace;
  • Church Avenue South; Haroldville Avenue; Reuben Street

10 June 2020

Watermain improvement works progressing to safeguard supply to homes and businesses in Dublin 8

Works may cause disruption to supply on Saturday 13 June

  • Possibe disruptions from 9am-5pm
  • It may take 2-3 hours for normal supply to return
  • Customers may experience lower water pressure

4 June 2020

Repairs completed on critical section of Dublin’s wastewater infrastructure safeguarding the Grand Canal

Works involved the repair of 75 metres of sewer pipeline

  • Works essential to protect the environment
  • Project minimises the risk of further collapse
  • Key piece of Dublin’s wastewater infrastructure

3 June 2020

Emergency repair works in Balbriggan may impact supply tomorrow, 4 June

In partnership with Fingal County Council

  • Pinewood, Derham Park, Craoibhin Park
  • Fancourt Heights, Hampton Cove, Seapoint
  • Hampton Street, Barnageeragh Hill

1 June 2020

Water Conservation Order ‘increasingly likely’ as demand for water soars and drought conditions prevail

Handwashing and hygiene remain critically important

  • Please choose handwashing over power washing
  • Domestic water usage increased by an average of 20%
  • Increase in commercial demand as businesses reopen

29 May 2020

Customers in Rush advised of water outages on Tuesday 2 June due to essential repairs

In partnership with Fingal County Council

  • Water outages expected on Tuesday 2 June
  • Full supply may take 2-3 hours to return
  • Customer Care helpline 1850 278 278


29 May 2020

Working to restore water supply to customers in Howth following a burst water main

In partnership with Fingal County Council

  • Customers will experience water outages today until 4pm
  • May take 2-3 hours for normal water supply to return
  • Please continue to follow HSE guidance on hand-washing


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