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Water Resources Management Plan Consultation (WRMP)

Southern Water have initiated an engagement and consultation exercise via webinars and supporting documents on preparing a Water Resources Management Plan (WRMP) for the South East region, with component water company plans. The WRMP will set out how water consumption, efficiency standards and new sources and supplies can be managed to protect and conserve the water resource (West Sussex is in an area of water stress) This report will formulate the Committees provisional response. The consultation ends in February 2023.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 05/12/2022

Decision due: 26 Jan 2023 by Planning Policy Committee

Lead director: Director of Growth

Contact: Charlotte Hardy, Senior Environmental Assessment Officer Email:

Consultation with Group Leaders/Committee Chair: No


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