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  • Vacancy - WIAPS Manager

    Salary: £31,000 salary depending on experience, plus car allowance and benefits The Water Regulations Advisory Scheme (WRAS) promotes the water regulations and good plumbing practice in manufacture, design and installation. read more

  • Schools guidance published

    New technical guidance has been published for water systems in educational establishments. It provides advice on potential backflow risks in schools, colleges and other higher education establishments but does not cover universities. It focuses read more

  • Consultation on backflow prevention for waterways

    go to consultation UK water suppliers, through WRAS, are consulting on the proposed revisions to current guidance for ports, harbours, marina environments, IGN 9-06-01 and IGN 9-06-02 , first published in 2006. This consultation read more

  • PAG changes

    The submission deadline dates for WRAS product approvals have been changed. The cut off has been brought forward by two days. This will allow files to be checked earlier and allow more time for issues to be resolved. PAG Dates read more

  • New pipe insulation app launched

    The new WRAS Pipe Insulation Tool is a free, easy-to-use app for designers, installers and property owners to assess the effectiveness of insulation in delaying the freezing of water in pipes. Inputting a few key pieces of information will reveal read more