Glossary



  • Distributing pipe

    Any pipe (other than a warning, overflow or flushing pipe) conveying water from a storage cistern, or from hot water apparatus supplied from a cistern and under pressure from that cistern. Interpretation given in Schedule 2: of the Water Supply read more

  • Domestic use

    Domestic use is defined in section 218 of the ‘Water Industry Act 1991’: 218. Meaning of “domestic purposes” in relation to water supply. 218.─(1) Subject to the following provisions of this section, in this Act read more