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Profile of registrant


Identification number in the register: 20739609188-97
Registration date: 19/07/12 13:04:56

The information on this organisation was last modified on 24/06/14 11:33:47
The date of the last annual update was 24/06/14 11:33:47

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: RIWA
Acronym: RIWA
Legal status: Non Profit organisation
Website address:


Section: VI - Organisations representing local, regional and municipal authorities, other public or mixed entities, etc.
and more precisely: Other public or mixed entities, etc.

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Mr  Harry Romgens
Position: Director RIWA Maas

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Mr  Harry Romgens
Position: Director RIWA Maas

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 25 Limburglaan 
P.O. box: 1060
Maastricht 6201 BB
Telephone number: (+31) 438808576
Fax number: (+) 
Other contact information: RIWA is an Association of River Waterworks in The Netherlands and Belgium. RIWA has 12 member water companies, which use the water of the Rhine, the Meuse and the Schelde as a source for the production of drinking water. RIWA has three divisions:
- RIWA Rhine Groenendael 6, 3439 LV Nieuwegein Netherlands
- RIWA Maas Postbus 1060, 6201 BB Maastricht Netherlands
- RIWA Schelde

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: RIWA aims to achieve a good waterquality in the rivers Meuse Rhine and Schelde by preventing harmful substances from entering the river. The quality has to be of such high quality that a natural purification is sufficient to produce perfect drinking water from it.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • European

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

Number of persons: 4
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:


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

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Climate Action
  • Development
  • Environment
  • Public Health


Total number of members that are natural persons: 7
Number of member organisations: 11
Member organisations (Number of members) :
  • PWN (10 members)
  • Vitens (10 members)
  • Oasen (10 members)
  • Waternet (10 members)
  • Dunea (10 members)
  • Evides (10 members)
  • Brabant Water (10 members)
  • WML (10 members)
  • Vivaqua (10 members)
  • Waterlink (10 members)
  • VMW (10 members)
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information:


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

RIWA Rhine is member of IAWR

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Total budget: 800,000
of which public financing:
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants:
- from national sources:
- from local/regional sources:
from other sources: 800,000
- donations:
- contributions from members: 800,000
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year:
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

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