12 Apr 2017

This special committee was established in November 2016 to consider the report of the Expert Commission on the Future Funding of Domestic Water Services and report with recommendations to both Houses of the Oireachtas.

Date established: 24 Nov 2016

Date dissolved: 12 Apr 2017

House: 32nd Dáil, 25th Seanad

Committee publishes final report

Final report

Committee publishes final report

The committee has published its final report which was agreed on 11 April 2017. The report deals with funding, the role of regulators and compliance with EU law, equity and fairness, metering, conservation, and public engagement and transparency.

Press releases

12 Apr 2017, 12.12

Future Funding of Domestic Water Services Committee publishes report

21 Feb 2017, 11.23

Future Funding of Domestic Water Services Committee to discuss equity, fairness and conservation measures

20 Feb 2017, 17.23

Future Funding of Domestic Water Services Committee to meet Right2Water

Recent videos

Wed, 22 Feb 2017

Committee on Future Funding of Domestic Water Services

Agenda: Equity, Fairness and Conservation Measures [Representatives from the Public Water Forum]

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Tue, 21 Feb 2017

Committee on Future Funding of Domestic Water Services

Agenda: (i)Session A: Report on the Future Funding of Domestic Public Water Services in Ireland [Representatives from Right2Water]
(ii)Session B: Private Session

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Wed, 15 Feb 2017

Committee on Future Funding of Domestic Water Services

Agenda: Role of Regulators and Compliance with European Law

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Recent debates

Wed, 22 Feb 2017

Joint Committee

Public Water Forum

Tue, 21 Feb 2017

Joint Committee

Right2Water

Wed, 15 Feb 2017

Joint Committee

Role of Regulators and Compliance with European Law: Discussion

Recent documents

Tue, 28 Feb

Submission Constitutional Protection for the Public Ownership of the Public Water

Submission Constitutional Protection for the Public Ownership of the Public Water (PDF)

Wed, 15 Feb

Opening Statement EPA

Opening Statement EPA (PDF)

Tue, 14 Feb

Opening Statement Commission for Energy Regulation

Opening Statement Commission for Energy Regulation (PDF)

Recent reports

Wed, 12 Apr 2017

Committee on the Future Funding of Domestic Water Services Report
Committee on the Future Funding of Domestic Water Services Report

Tue, 29 Nov 2016

Report on the Funding of Domestic Public Water Services in Ireland
Report on the Funding of Domestic Public Water Services in Ireland-Expert Commission Domestic Public Water Services

Submission guidelines

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Committee contact details

The Committee was dissolved on 12 April 2017.
If you have any queries regarding the Committee, please email comm.sec@oireachtas.ie.