Water Supply Industry Interpretations and Advice

  • Area of Interest : Installation
  • Topic : Identification of pipework
  • Title : Application of marker tape
  • Clause Reference : Regulation 3 (2) & Schedule 2 paragraph 14 (1)
  • Reference Number : I38
  • Decision Date : June 2013

To facilitate the identification of below ground pipework, it is recommended, that where non-adhesive marker tape is used it should be wound around the pipeline rather than laid on top, above or adjacent to it.