Connect your property FAQs

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When we receive the full payment, we schedule your job and aim to deliver the service within 15 working days. There may be a delay if there are site constraints. Please contact the engineer in charge of your application if there is a problem or unusual delay.


After we have approved your application, you can engage a registered drainlayer to make the connection to our network. Connecting wastewater pipes 


No – when you move into an existing property, you don’t need to contact us to have your water or wastewater connected. Water and sewerage services are never switched off.  
Learn more: Moving house or business


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