Who is responsible for water pipes in my home?
The home owner is responsible for the water pipes in the home and supply pipe up to the boundary stop tap. If you and your neighbours share a supply pipe then you are all jointly responsible.
Below is a diagram that shows how a typical property is connected to our mains.
Homes on joint supplies
If you and your neighbours share a supply pipe then you are all jointly responsible. The diagrams show examples of joint supplies and who is responsible for the pipes.
If you are considering installing a separate water supply to your home and you wish to discuss anything please contact us and will be happy to offer an estimate for this work.
The responsibility for different types of water pipes are as shown below. However, there may be special cases in some properties. Please contact us to find out more.