Country Report – England: Regulating Waste Water and Urban Sanitation
In this study, the authors have examined the development of legal and regulatory framework in the UK with particular focus upon England and have traced this development in light of the European directives on the subject. In Chapter I, the various statutes governing water in England till privatization in 1989 have been examined. In Chapter II, the authors have elucidated upon the current legal framework governing water in England. Chapter III has dealt with the roles and functions of various regulatory authorities regulating water in England. In Chapter IV, the authors have examined EU’s role in England’s Water Sector. In the conclusive part of the report, the authors have viewed certain challenges plaguing the Water Sector in England.