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Profile of registrant

Czech association of water industry

Identification number in the register: 07211478950-95
Registration date: 11/06/12 16:04:58

The information on this organisation was last modified on 31/05/14 15:21:29
The date of the last annual update was 31/05/14 15:21:29

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Czech association of water industry
Acronym: SOVAK CR
Legal status: professional association
Website address:


Section: II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations
and more precisely: Trade, business & professional associations

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mrs  Miloslava Melounova
Position: secretary general

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Ondrej Benes
Position: member of the board

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 5 Novotného Lávka 
Praha 11668
Telephone number: (+420) 221082346
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information:

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: About SOVAK CR

Sdruzeni oboru vodovodu a kanalizaci CR (Water Supply and Sewerage Association of the Czech Republic - SOVAK CR) is a voluntary, non-governmental interest association involved in the sphere of public water supplies and sewer services.

The Association was established on the basis of a Memorandum of Foundation, signed on November the 23rd in 1989 in Kutna Hora.

SOVAK CR is an association of organisations involved in the supply of water, disposal and treatment of wastewater, via public water supply and sewer systems, focusing on the operation, ownership and development (or construction) or such systems.

At present, SOVAK CR comprises of 112 regular and 141 associated members.

Regular members of SOVAK CR ensure supply of high-quality drinking water to approximately 9 million people, ensure disposal and treatment of wastewater from 8 million people in the Czech republic. This means that the association is the major player in the water industry in the Czech Republic.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 3
Complementary information:

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Utility operation, standardisation

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Environment


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

SOVAK is a member in the EUREAU - European association of water industry

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2012 - 12/2012
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: < 50000  €
Amount and source of funding received from the EU institutions in financial year n-1 of registration
Procurement: 0 €
Grants: 40,000 €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.