Water Supply Industry Interpretations and Advice

  • Area of Interest : Water Quality
  • Topic : Disinfection
  • Title : Disinfection requirements for caravans
  • Clause Reference : Schedule 2 paragraph 13 & G13.2
  • Reference Number : WQ10
  • Decision Date : June 2011

In a caravan site, caravans holiday homes (static caravans) fed by a privately owned distributing pipes are considered to be single occupancy dwellings and as such would only require disinfection in specific circumstances. (Refer to Defra Guidance clause G13.2 for further information.)