- Latest available (Revised)
- Original (As enacted)
This is the original version (as it was originally enacted).
(1)The Commission is (so far as is consistent with the exercise of its function under section 1(2) of the 2002 Act”) to exercise its functions relating to water services and sewerage services licences for the purposes of securing the participation—
(a)in an orderly manner; and
(b)in a manner that is not detrimental to the exercise of Scottish Water’s core functions,
of water services and sewerage services providers in the provision of water and sewerage services.
(2)The Commission may give directions of a specific or general character to—
(a)Scottish Water; or
(i)water services or sewerage services provider; or
(ii)person in whose favour it intends to grant a water services or sewerage services licence,
as to steps to be taken for the purposes mentioned in subsection (1).
(3)Directions under subsection (2) may, in particular, relate to—
(a)any costs attributable to the participation of water services and sewerage services providers in the provision of water and sewerage services; and
(b)the provision or exchange of information about customers of water services or sewerage services providers.
(4)Before giving directions under subsection (2), the Commission must consult any person to whom the directions are to be given.
(5)Any person to whom directions are given under subsection (2) must comply with the directions.
Latest Available (revised):The latest available updated version of the legislation incorporating changes made by subsequent legislation and applied by our editorial team. Changes we have not yet applied to the text, can be found in the ‘Changes to Legislation’ area.
Original (As Enacted or Made):The original version of the legislation as it stood when it was enacted or made. No changes have been applied to the text.
Text created by the Scottish Executive department responsible for the subject matter of the Act to explain what the Act sets out to achieve and to make the Act accessible to readers who are not legally qualified. Explanatory Notes were introduced in 1999 and accompany all Acts of the Scottish Parliament except those which result from Budget Bills
Access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item from this tab. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:
Use this menu to access essential accompanying documents and information for this legislation item. Dependent on the legislation item being viewed this may include:
Click 'View More' or select 'More Resources' tab for additional information including: