Existing Users

Access your account, submit a petition & check the progress of your petition.

Forgotten password?

Remember me

New user? Sign up now

PE01680: Private Water Supplies in Scotland

Housing Planning

Petitioner: Angela Flanagan


Closing Date for Online Petition: 18 January 2018

Calling on the Scottish Parliament to urge the Scottish Government to:

• review The Private Water Supplies (Scotland) Regulations 2006;

• produce guidance for all relevant bodies to comply with the Private Water Supplies (Scotland) Regulations 2006;

• transfer the Regulatory powers over the Drinking Water quality of private water supplies from Local Authorities to the Drinking Water Quality Regulator for Scotland;

• ensure an Equal Right of Appeal in the Planning process where objections on public health grounds are intimated by interested parties. 

Support this Petition:

Sign Online

To add your signature in support of this petition, simply complete the form below.

(*required fields)

To add your signature you must select the requested images in the box below. This is called a captcha challenge and is a type of security measure. This is called a captcha challenge and is a type of security measure.

If you have difficulty completing the captcha challenge please use the refresh button to get a new challenge. Alternatively, press the audio button. If you continue to experience difficulty please email your details to petitions@parliament.scot and the clerking team will add your signature.

Please note your signature may take several days to appear.

Petition History:

Show more comments

Show less comments

Comments (1)

Leave A Comment

Do you support a change to the way private water supplies are regulated in Scotland?

Have you had similar experiences?

My local authority refused to prosecute under the 1980 water Act. We get lots of Boil water notices

Linda McFarlane

18:10 on 08 Dec 2017

< Prev  1  Next >  

Share this petition

Help promote this petition through the following websites.

Most recent signatures (total 13)

  • THOMAS SHAW, United Kingdom
  • annavmurphy, Scotland
  • Declan, Scotland
  • Clare Flanagan , Scotland
  • Patricia Rose Graham, Scotland

View all