IRN R290

Schedule 2: 26 & 27           

In accordance with schedule 2 paragraph 27 of the Water Supply (Water Fittings) Regulations 1999 in England and Wales, the Water Supply (Water Fittings) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2009, and the Water Supply (Water Fittings) (Scotland) Byelaws 2014, a drinking water tap shall be installed upstream of this fitting. However, if it can be demonstrated that the water once it has passed through this water fitting remains wholesome and meets national standards, water suppliers may not require the installation of a drinking water tap upstream of this water fitting.