National Federation of Group Water Schemes

Sample group water scheme incident notices

CAUTION: The documents below are a sample letter and has been drafted as a guideline.  Group Water Schemes should adapt the letter in line with the particular circumstances, and after consulting with their Local...

Avoid losing water this winter

Prepare now for freezing conditions Despite the best efforts of your local group water scheme, many householders and farmers were seriously inconvenienced in recent winters as connection pipes and tanks froze solid and...

The Quality Assurance System

The Quality Assurance (QA) system was a concept developed by the National Federation of Group Water Schemes (NFGWS) in response to the sub-standard quality of drinking water being supplied by the private GWS sector. The...

Quality drinking water

Focus on Private Water Supplies 2016   Summary: This report provides an overview of both the quality and enforcement of private drinking water supplies in Ireland in 2016. Published: 2017 ISBN: Pages: 28...