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European Communities (Drinking Water) Regulations, 2000 (S.I. No. 439 of 2000).

Country/Territory
Ireland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2000
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Food & nutrition, Water
Keyword
Food quality control/food safety Potable water Freshwater pollution Inland waters Water quality standards Monitoring Pollution control
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries, North Atlantic, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations prescribe quality standards to be applied in relation to certain supplies of drinking water, including requirements as to sampling frequency, methods of analysis, the provision of information to consumers and related matters. They provide for duties of sanitary authorities, monitoring of quality, remedial action, enforcement, etc.

Full text
English
Website
www.irishstatutebook.ie

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 98/83/EC on the quality of water intended for human consumption.

Legislation | European Union | 1998

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Potable water, Standards, Water supply, Water quality standards, Monitoring, Pesticides

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repeals

European Communities (Quality of Water Intended for Human Consumption) Regulations, 1988.

Legislation | Ireland | 1988

Keyword: Potable water, Freshwater pollution, Inland waters, Water quality standards, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Repealed by

European Communities (Drinking Water) (No. 2) Regulations 2007 (S.I. No. 278 of 2007).

Legislation | Ireland | 2007

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Potable water, Water supply, Freshwater pollution, Inland waters, Water quality standards, Monitoring, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX