Flood & Water Management Act 2010: Note of a meeting between DEFRA, DCLG and HBF, 7th July 2011

5 Aug, 2011

This note summarises the outcome of a meeting attended by Defra, DCLG and the Home Builders Federation (HBF) on 7th July. It sets out the HBF’s understanding of the way in which house builders and Sewerage Undertakers (WaSCs) can deal with the design, construction and vesting of sewerage infrastructure following the transfer of existing private sewers on 1st July 2011 and pending the commencement of Section 42 of the Flood and Water Management Act 2010 (FWMA) with a view to providing some clarity and consistency. Defra officials have seen and agreed that the content of this note fairly reflects the discussion.



Member Briefing FWMA note of meeting Defra-DCLG-HBF in July - August 2011