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Regulation No. 9 on the quality of water intended for drinking and household purposes.

Country/Territory
Bulgaria
Document type
Regulation
Date
2001 (2014)
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Original source
State Gazette No. 30, 28 March 2001.
Subject
Water
Keyword
Water supply Freshwater pollution Potable water Pollution control Water quality standards Data collection/reporting Monitoring
Geographical area
Black Sea, Eastern Europe, Europe, Europe and Central Asia, European Union Countries
Abstract

This Regulation sets out the requirements for the quality of water intended for drinking and household purposes in order to protect human health against the negative impact of drinking water pollution. The Regulation is divided into eight Chapters, Additional, Transitional and Final Provisions and three Annexes. The Chapters deal with the following: general requirements (1); obligations of water companies (2); drinking water requirements (3); monitoring system (4); liabilities and penalties in case of infringement (5); exceptions (6); requirements for materials and agents to be used for the treatment and transportation of drinking water (7); reporting (8). All definitions are given in the additional provisions. Schedule I sets out the microbiological, chemical, indicative and radiobiological parameters for water intended for drinking and household purposes. Schedules II and III establish standards, monitoring parameters and minimal intervals for sampling and analysis of drinking water.

Full text
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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

Water Act.

Legislation | Bulgaria | 1999 (2023)

Keyword: Framework law, Freshwater resources management, Waterworks, Water supply, Water quality standards, Freshwater pollution, Water rights, Servitude, Water users' associations, River basin institution, Sewerage, Surface water, Groundwater, Basin/catchment/watershed, Pollution control, Inland waters

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Amended by

Regulation amending the Regulation No. 9 on the quality of water intended for drinking and household purposes.

Legislation | Bulgaria | 2018

Keyword: Water supply, Freshwater pollution, Potable water, Pollution control, Water quality standards, Monitoring

Source: FAO, FAOLEX

Ordinance amending and supplementing Ordinance No. 9 of 2001 on the quality of water intended for drinking and domestic purposes.

Legislation | Bulgaria | 2023

Keyword: Potable water, Risk assessment/management, Water quality standards, Water supply

Source: FAO, FAOLEX