Water Supply Industry Interpretations and Advice

  • Area of Interest : Backflow prevention
  • Topic : Fluid category
  • Title : Washing of animals
  • Clause Reference : Regulation 3 (2)
  • Reference Number : B55
  • Decision Date : June 2013

The washing of animals, in all properties, is regarded as a fluid category 5 risk and appropriate backflow protection must be provided in accordance with the Water Supply (Water Fittings) Regulations, Byelaws in Scotland.