The Partners

The Water Resources in the South East Group (WRSE) is an alliance of the six south east water companies, the Environment Agency, Ofwat, Consumer Council for Water, Natural England and Defra, to develop long term plans for securing water supplies in the south east.

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The Aim of the Project

The Group’s aim is to develop a regional water resources strategy which will contain a range of options to find the best long term solutions for customers and the environment in the south east of England. This strategy is revised every five years to ensure is is up to date.

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Responding to the recommendations of the National Infrastructure Commission

On behalf of the WRSE, Simon Cocks sent this letter as the group’s response following the Government’s response to the National Infrastructure Commission’s National Infrastructure Assessment. The WRSE felt it important to respond to the Commission’s recommendations and highlight its own activity that is already underway and being planned to address the long-term resilience of… View Article

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Regulation of the Water Industry

On 9 October 2018 the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (EFRA) Committee has released a report on the Regulation of the Water Industry, following its review, with recommendations on leakage and water meters. The Committee said water companies should cut the amount of water lost in leaks by 50% by 2040 and recommended DEFRA give… View Article

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