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Registration of Private Water Supplies intended for Human Consumption

All private water supplies intended for human consumption have to conform to the requirements of L.N. 17 of 2009 – Water Intended for Human Consumption Regulations.  Hence, they have to be registered with the Health Authority according to the provision under L.N. 357 of 2004.

Registration shall be carried out in writing on the prescribed form, which can be acquired from the Environmental Health Directorate or downloaded from this web page, and has to be duly filled and forwarded to the designated office (Environmental Health Directorate, Health Inspectorate Services, Continental Business Centre, Old Railway Track, Sta. Venera SVR 9018, Malta​).

A Private Water Supplier who has more than one Private Water Supply has to register each and every one of his supplies.  Once the registration form is received at the Environmental Health Directorate and checked that all relevant information is duly filled by applicant, applicant will be informed of further actions and documentations he is required by law to provide to the Health Authority prior his Private Water Supply is official registered.  In a nutshell Private Water Suppliers would have to provide microbiological and chemical analysis results for each source of water as per Schedule I Part A and Part B in accordance with regulation 8 of L.N. 17 of 2009.  Once these results are made available to the Health Authority and found to conform to the parametric values of the same regulations, the said Private Water Supply can be officially registered according to L.N. 357 of 2004.

Legislation
Registration of Private Water Supplies Intended for Human Consumption Regulations, 2004 (L.N. 357 of 2004)
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Water Intended for Human Consumption Regulations, 2009 (L.N. 17 of 2009)
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Water Intended for Human Consumption (Amendment) Regulations, 2009 (L.N. 242 of 2009)​
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Water Intended for Human Consumption (Amendment) Regulations 2017 (L.N. (299 of 2017)​
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Application Form
Application form for the Registration of Private Water Supplies
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Register
Private Water Supplies Registered to be Distributed by Water Bowsers
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Private Water Supplies Registered to be used On-Site​
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 Postal Information
Water Regulatory and Auditing Unit,
Environmental Health Directorate,
Continental Business Centre, Level 1,
Old Railway Road,
Santa Venera, SVR 9018

Malta
 
 Office Hours
07:30am : 03:30pm (Winter)
07:00am : 03:00pm (Summer)

 Telephone
(+356) 21337333
 
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