Domestic Consumers

The information in this Public Supply section allows you to see how many of the tests carried out by Scottish Water met the required standard at a national level and in your local water supply. It contains answers to many of the questions that you may have about drinking water, describes how to contact DWQR, and how we can help.

Want to know more about the Scottish water industry and how your water charges are set? Visit our Useful Links page.

“Most homes in Scotland (97%) are on the public water supply and receive their drinking water from Scottish Water. This water has been treated to make it safe to drink and has to meet stringent regulations.”