Infrastructure & demand | The story of water | Irish Water


Ireland’s water infrastructure needs a major programme of investment to address weaknesses in the ageing network like high leakage rates, varying water quality standards and disruptions to water supply.
Irish Water is now engaging in this extensive process of water network improvement and upgrades to ensure Ireland has a water network that can accommodate all our needs in the near future.

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Our Mission
“All of our customers should receive a safe and reliable supply of drinking water and have their wastewater collected and safely returned to the environment. We will protect the environment in all our activities and support Ireland’s social and economic growth through appropriate investment in Water Services”.