Report of the Economic Analysis required by Article 5 2009

Date published: 01 December 2009

 

This report provides information required under the Water Framework Directive (WFD).  These requirements cover the following areas: 

  • An overview of the socio-economic importance of water uses in the River Basin District together with information relating to how this analysis was carried out and how it may be improved in the future.
  • An assessment of the current level of cost recovery for water services for household, agriculture and industry, with some indication of a first picture related to subsidies, and information relating to how this analysis was carried out and how it may be improved in the future.
  • A summary of work completed to date to establish a baseline scenario including details of work required in the future, particularly covering more complex sectors.
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