Sections of the Water Act 2014 come into force on 1st November. They are
(a)subsection (1) of section 1 (types of water supply licence and arrangements with water undertakers) so far as not already in force;
(b)subsection (1) of section 8 (bulk supply of water by water undertakers)
(c)section 9 (main connections into sewerage systems)
(d)section 29 (standards of performance: water supply)so far as not already in force;
(e)section 30 (standards of performance: sewerage) so far as not already in force;
(f)subsection (2)(b) of section 40 (charging of fees by assessors for the enforcement of water quality);
(g)section 56 (further amendments) so far as it relates to paragraph (h);
EU regulation amending Implementing Regulation (EU) No 414/2013 where an authorisation is sought for a product (the ‘same product’) which is identical to another biocidal product or family of products. Comes into force 31st October.
. The Self-build and Custom Housebuilding Regulations 2016. Comes into force 31st October. These regulations add to the definition of a serviced plot of land and provide eligibility criteria for entry in an authority’s register.