Issue details

Response to Southern Water’s Drainage and Wastewater Management Plan (DWMP) consultation

The document was consulted on between 13 June and 5 September 2022. The consultation document covers the overall strategy and approach Southern Water propose within the wastewater catchments; along with the main scale and type of investment; the prioritisation they are giving them and investment timings. It further discusses any partnership opportunities and touches briefly on the situation with respect to DEFRAs intentions towards storm overflows. The headline aspects officers have identified as issues to be raised as a result are contained in the Council’s proposed response, which will be published before the meeting.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/07/2022

Decision due: 27 Jul 2022 by Planning Policy Committee

Lead director: Director of Growth

Contact: Kevin Owen, Planning Policy Team Leader Email:

Consultation with Group Leaders/Committee Chair: No, once document published intend to do with engineers to ensure reflect any practicality/delivery issues as well as strategic planning related matters


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