Supply disruption in Enfield due to a pump failure

09 December 2021

Customers may experience temporary low water pressure and/or outages until 12:00pm on 9 December

Irish Water, working in partnership with Meath County Council, advises customers in Enfield of disruption to supply today, Thursday 9 December, due to a pump failure at the water treatment plant. Repairs are currently underway to restore normal supply but customers may experience temporary low water pressure and/or outages until 12:00pm this afternoon.

It may take 2-3 hours for normal water supply to return to all customers but it is important to continue to follow the HSE guidance on hand-washing.

Michael Cunniffe, Irish Water, said, “Irish Water and Meath County Council understands the inconvenience caused and thanks customers for their patience while we work to restore normal supply to impacted customers. Irish Water and Meath County Council regret any inconvenience caused.”

Our customer care team is available to help 24/7 on 1800 278 278 and customers can also contact us on Twitter @IWCare with any queries. For further updates please see our supply and service section. For updates on Storm Barra please visit www.gov.ie/stormbarra/.

Irish Water continues to work at this time with our Local Authority partners, contractors and others to safeguard the health and well-being of both staff and the public and to ensure the continuity of critical drinking water and wastewater services. Irish Water would like to remind people to follow the HSE COVID-19 advice and ensure frequent handwashing.