Cork Lower Harbour Project
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Experiencing water supply issues?
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Who collects your wastewater?
Irish Water is responsible for the collection and treatment of public wastewater
What to do with blocked drains
Information on dealing with wastewater issues and emergencies
Do you qualify for First Fix Free?
Find out who is eligible to have their leak investigated and repaired for free
Reduce your water bills
Use these tips to save on your water use and reduce your bills
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We invest in communities and environmental programmes across Ireland
Conserve water in your home
Make a few small changes and save water, energy, and money
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Check out our step-by-step guide to the connections process
Have a question about Irish Water?
Check our FAQs for a range of queries
Report a Leak
Please help conserve water by reporting leaks on the public network via our online form
Join our team
View the career opportunities currently on offer with Irish Water
Find out about Irish Water
Our mission and business plan to transform our water services
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A meter box is a plastic container that is fitted underground on public land. The water meter will be contained within the meter box. For more information, please visit our Metering Explained page.
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