Welcome to EUREAU

EUREAU is the voice of Europe’s drinking water and waste water service operators which collectively provide water services to more than 400 Million people. Both, the private and the public sector are represented.

 

Today, the organisation counts 30 members from 27 countries. The members are national associations from EU and EFTA countries.


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Glossary

Water utility

A "water utility" is the whole set of organization of processes and activities, means and resources necessary for abstraction, treatment, distribution or supply of drinking water and/or for collection, treatment and disposal of wastewater and for provision of the associated services. Some key features of a water utility are:


(a) its mission: to provide drinking water services or wastewater services or both,

(b) its physical area (catchment area) of responsibility and the population within this area,

(c) its..