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Stirling professor appointed Scotland Hydro Nation Chair

A University of Stirling professor has been appointed as Scotland Hydro Nation Chair – which will see him lead a £3.5 million initiative to position the country as a global leader in water research.

19 April 2021

New PSR Scotland service launched to promote priority services

Scotland’s electricity distribution and water networks have joined forces to launch PSR Scotland, an innovative partnership to inform customers of the free support available when they need it most.

01 April 2021

Scottish Water Industry the Most Trusted, Says Which? Survey

The water industry in Scotland is the most trusted industry with customers, according to research by respected consumer rights body Which?

23 March 2021

Covid-19 has increased the value we place on water finds WaterAid this World Water Day

A third of Scots (31%) say the focus on hygiene during the pandemic has increased the value they place on water, finds WaterAid.

22 March 2021

Scottish Water signs up to Young Person’s Guarantee

Scottish Water is supporting young people and their skills development by signing up to the Scottish Government’s Young Person’s Guarantee

16 March 2021

Scottish Water Announces 2021/22 Domestic Charges

Annual household water and waste water charges will increase by an average of 0.9% from April - with over 400,000 customers paying less.

01 February 2021

Interim Report Highlights Priority on Customer Services During Pandemic

Maintaining water and waste water services are a priority to support national effort to protect public health during pandemic

20 January 2021

Refreshing Our Legal Services Frameworks

Scottish Water is inviting law firms to bid for appointment as legal services framework suppliers to support its in-house legal team

22 December 2020

Scottish Water Delivers for Customers

Scottish Water Annual Report & Accounts 2019/20 published today

15 December 2020

Scottish Water Awarded Fair Tax Mark Certification

Scottish Water’s commitment to fair and ethical practice has been confirmed by double benchmarking success

14 December 2020

WICS Final Determination - Scottish Water Response

Scottish Water's response to the Water Industry’s Commission for Scotland’s Final Determination of the strategic review of charges for the next six-year period

10 December 2020

Joint Work Produces New Guide for Campervan Waste Disposal Facilities

Scottish Water, SEPA and The Highland Council have together produced new user-friendly guidance for developers of campervan waste disposal points

02 December 2020

Pioneering Drainage Design Validation System Launched

A new digital platform which substantially accelerates the speed at which housing developers gain required approvals has the potential to revolutionise how drainage designs are validated in Scotland

27 November 2020

Stay Safe Around Reservoirs this Winter

Scottish Water is urging people to stay safe around reservoirs and other watercourses this winter

26 November 2020

Scottish Water Supports Road Safety Week 2020

Scottish Water, which has 1787 van and Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGV) drivers and 4364 drivers in total (including grey fleet and lease cars), is again taking part in the event.

16 November 2020