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Clifford Chance

Clifford Chance


UK Private Sewer Transfer Fixed for 1 October 2011

7 June 2011

Property owners may be adversely impacted by the transfer of their private sewers and lateral drains to water and sewerage undertakers which will go ahead on 1 October 2011. If they wish to maintain control over these assets and associated pumping stations, owners will need to consider how their sewerage assets will be affected and be prepared to submit an appeal. This briefing considers the implications, in particular for owners of complex sites, and provides recommendations.

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