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Public and Private Water Supplies (Miscellaneous Amendments) (Scotland) Regulations 2017 (S.S.I. No. 321 of 2017).

Country/Territory
United Kingdom
Territorial subdivision
Scotland
Document type
Regulation
Date
2017
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Water
Keyword
Water supply Potable water Monitoring Water quality standards Freshwater pollution Inspection Radiation Pollution control
Geographical area
Atlantic Ocean Islands, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, North Atlantic, North Sea, North-East Atlantic, Northern Europe
Abstract

These Regulations amend the Public Water Supplies (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2017 and the Water Intended for Human Consumption (Private Supplies) (Scotland) Regulations 2017, pursuant to the further implementation of— Council Directive 98/83/EC on the quality of water intended for human consumption including, in particular, the amendments made by Commission Directive (EU) 2015/1787 amending Annexes II and III to Council Directive 98/83/EC on the quality of water intended for human consumption; and Council Directive 2013/51/EURATOM laying down requirements for the protection of the health of the general public with regard to radioactive substances in water intended for human consumption. The Public Supplies Amendment Regulations in respect of characteristics of methods of analysis which are inserted into the Public Supplies Principal Regulations as follows — the prescribed minimum uncertainty of measurement value for polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons is amended from 30 to 50; and — the prescribed minimum limit of detection value for oxidisability is amended from 25 to 10. Equivalent amendments are made to schedule 4 (methods of analysis) in the Private Supplies Regulations.

Full text
English
Website
www.opsi.gov.uk

References - Legislation

Implements

Council Directive 2013/51/Euratom laying down requirements for the protection of the health of the general public with regard to radioactive substances in water intended for human consumption.

Legislation | European Union | 2013

Keyword: Food quality control/food safety, Potable water, Radiation, Standards, Consumer protection, Public health, Water supply

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Commission Directive (EU) 2015/1787 amending Annexes II and III to Council Directive 98/83/EC on the quality of water intended for human consumption.

Legislation | European Union | 2015

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amends

Water Intended for Human Consumption (Private Supplies) (Scotland) Regulations 2017 (S.S.I. No. 282 of 2017).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2017

Keyword: Water supply, Potable water, Non-governmental entity, Monitoring, Water quality standards, Freshwater pollution, Water conservation zone, Pollution control

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Public Water Supplies (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2017 (S.S.I. No. 281 of 2017).

Legislation | United Kingdom | 2017

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

Source: FAO, FAOLEX