Total payout: £8,963
Date: July 2019
Offender: Birmingham Drain Services
Description of offence: Breaching paragraph 66I of the Water Industry Act 1991 through making an unauthorised connection to the water main and installing an illegal standpipe, contrary to paragraph 73(1)(c).
Follow-up: ENDS Report article
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