Advisory for Group Water Schemes on COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
3 April 2020
National Federation of Group Water Schemes advice to group water schemes in light of the continuing spread of COVID-19 coronavirus.
This purpose of this advice note is to:
- Provide guidance on contingency planning for Group Water Schemes to ensure the continuity of supply and prevent further spread of the COVID-19 virus through community transmission
- Highlight that traditional water treatment methods which utilise filtration and disinfection should inactivate COVID-19 virus