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Consultation on the Quality of Drinking Water in the EU

Policy field(s)

Environment, Water, Water Supply, Water Services, Health, Consumer protection, Microbiology, Chemicals

Target group(s)

Private citizens and Stakeholders

Period of consultation

From 23/06/2014 to 23/09/2014

Objective of the consultation

The aim of this consultation is to get a better understanding of citizens’ views on the need and the possible range of actions which could be undertaken in order to improve the supply with high quality drinking water. The results of the consultation will be used as input to decide if and where the EU Drinking Water Directive 98/83/EC might need improvement.

View the questionnaire

Preliminary Statistical Results of consultation and next steps

Draft Report - Analysis of the public consultation on the quality of drinking water

Reference documents and other, related consultations

Contact details

responsible service

Unit ENV/C/2 (Marine Environment and Water Industry , DG ENV, EUROPEAN COMMISSION


postal address

200, Rue de la Loi, 1049 Bruxelles, BELGIUM.

Protection of personal data

Specific privacy statement