United Utilities holds a licence to provide water and sewage services to around seven million people in North West England. These services are carefully regulated - with the water regulator, Ofwat, reviewing price limits every five years.Between 2010-2015 United Utilites will be investing more than £3 billion to improve the water and wastewater infrastructure and the environment across the North West, covering:

  • Over 42,000 kilometres of water pipes, from Cumbria to Cheshire
  • Over 76,000 kilometres of sewers
  • 569 wastewater treatment works
  • 94 water treatment works
  • Over 56,000 hectares of catchment land

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