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Water Management (General) Regulation 2018
Current version for 7 February 2020 to date (accessed 10 April 2020 at 05:28)
209   Cutting off or restricting supply
A water supply authority may cut off or restrict the supply of water to land in any of the following circumstances—
(a)  if any service charges or other charges relating to the land are unpaid,
(b)  if the person requiring a supply of water—
(i)  fails to do anything that, under the Act or this Regulation, is required to be done to prevent waste, misuse, undue consumption, backflow or contamination of the water supplied by the water supply authority, or
(ii)  fails to comply with a notice under clause 141 regulating or restricting the use of water, or
(iii)  fails to comply with its conditions of supply, or
(iv)  fails to comply with its requirements in relation to the installation, repair or alteration of a meter for measuring water, or
(v)  fails to comply with its requirements, or any requirements of the Plumbing and Drainage Act 2011 or the regulations made under that Act, in relation to the installation, repair or alteration of water or sewerage connections, plumbing fittings or appliances connected, or intended to be connected, directly or indirectly to a water main or sewer main,
(c)  if it is necessary to do so—
(i)  in order to repair or alter any connections, plumbing fittings or appliances referred to in paragraph (b)(v), or
(ii)  in order to effect repairs or to clean a water main or sewer main, or
(iii)  in order to conserve supplies in time of drought or other emergency, or
(iv)  because of an accident.