TITLE

Concern over Scots sewer liability

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Utility Week;7/20/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 17, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Scottish Water needs greater powers to ensure that developers build adequate networks, according to Waterwatch Scotland. Responding to the Scottish Executive's consultation on Implementing the Water Environment & Water Services Act 2003, the consumer watchdog highlighted the need to protect those purchasing new homes from developers.
ACCESSION #
26003363

 

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