17 September 2019
Public input sought on site selection for Regional Sludge Hub Centres
Irish Water is launching a public consultation on the Site Selection Methodology Report for Regional Sludge Hub Centres. The consultation is seeking the public and interested stakeholder views on the site selection methodology. The consultation opens on 24 September 2019 and closes on 22 October 2019.
16 June 2015
Lead in drinking water mitigation plan issues paper for consultation
Irish Water has today published its Lead in Drinking Water Mitigation Plan issues paper for public consultation.
9 June 2015
Approximately 26,000 customers identified as potentially having lead pipes in their properties.
Irish Water confirmed that it has identified approximately 26,000 customers through the metering programme as having lead pipes in their properties.
8 June 2015
Think Before You Flush - Tackling the problem of Sewage related litter on Ireland’s beaches
Clean Coasts and Irish Water today launched Think Before You Flush, a campaign aiming to tackle the problem of sewage related litter on Ireland’s beaches.
4 June 2015
Irish Water Meets Cape Clear Community to Discuss Upgrade of Water Supply Scheme
An investment will be made to improve water supply on the existing network. Find out more.
22 May 2015
Discharge of untreated wastewater into our rivers and waterways is 'No longer acceptable'
Find out how a new Wastewater Treatment Plant for Belmullet will stop pollution from untreated wastewater.
14 May 2015
Public consultation launched on the emerging preferred site for Arklow Wastewater Treatment Plant
Irish Water has today published a report which identifies the Emerging Preferred Site option for the Arklow Wastewater Treatment Plant.
21 April 2015
Work underway to address historic under-investment at sites referenced in EPA Bathing Water Report
This report on water quality monitored during the 2014 Bathing Water Season, reflects the issues which can contaminate beach areas. Find the details here.
15 April 2015
Metered bills for 150 customers show they are each using more than €1,000 worth of water in three months due to leaks within their property
Since detecting over 30,000 suspected leaks on customer properties during its first meter reading cycle, Irish Water has so far contacted 2,500 customers.
1 April 2015
Irish Water launches Interim First Fix scheme: Detecting and repairing leaks on the external supply pipe between the water meter and your home
First cycle of water meter readings discovers leakage of 46 million litres of water every day.
10 March 2015
Irish Water publishes the “Need Report” for the proposed Eastern and Midlands Region Water Supply Project (WSP)
Irish Water has today published a report which sets out the pressing need for a new water supply source for the Eastern and Midlands Region of the country.