General: Overview

Do the Water Supply (Water Fittings) Regulations/ byelaws in Scotland apply retrospectively?

The current regulations/byelaws do not apply to plumbing systems which were lawfully installed under previous water fittings byelaws. However, water undertakers can require changes to be made to such systems under other items of legislation.



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