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Water Services Act 2014
No. 44 of 2014

Contents

Commencement

SectionCommencement DateCommencement Information
Ss. 1-10 28 December 2014 Commenced on enactment
S. 11 1 January 2018 Water Services Act 2014 (Section 11) (Commencement) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 611 of 2017), art. 2
Ss. 12-16 28 December 2014 Commenced on enactment

Amendments and other effects

How AffectedAffecting Provision
Act included in collectively cited Water Services Acts s. 16(2)
Act, s. 12 included in collectively cited Valuation Acts Valuation (Amendment) Act 2015 (10/2015), s. 46(2)
S. 3(1) amended Water Services (Amendment) Act 2016 (7/2016), s. 2(a)(i)
S. 3(1A) inserted Water Services (Amendment) Act 2016 (7/2016), s. 2(a)(ii)
S. 3(1A)(a) period extended Water Services Act 2014 (Extension of Suspension of Domestic Water Charges) Order 2017. (S.I. No. 118 of 2017), art. 2
S. 3(3)-(15) deleted Water Services Act 2017 (29/2017), ss. 1(3), 5(1)(b)(i)
S. 3(14) registration day appointed Water Services Act 2014 (Irish Water Customer Registration) Order 2015 (S.I. No. 34 of 2015), art. 2
S. 3(16)(a) deleted Water Services Act 2017 (29/2017), ss. 1(3), 5(1)(b)(i)
S. 3(18) amended Water Services (Amendment) Act 2016 (7/2016), s. 2(a)(iii)
S. 3A inserted Environment (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2015 (No. 29 of 2015), ss. 1(4), 48
S. 3A deleted Water Services Act 2017 (29/2017), ss. 1(3), 5(1)(b)(ii)
S. 3B inserted Water Services Act 2017 (29/2017), ss. 1(3), 21
S. 3C inserted Water Services Act 2017 (29/2017), ss. 1(3), 22
S. 4 deleted Water Services Act 2017 (29/2017), ss. 1(3), 5(1)(b)(iii)
S. 4(5) inserted Water Services (Amendment) Act 2016 (7/2016), s. 2(b)
S. 5(3) amended Environment (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2015 (No. 29 of 2015), ss. 1(4), 49(a)
S. 5(3A) inserted Environment (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2015 (No. 29 of 2015), ss. 1(4), 49(b)
S. 5(3A) references construed Housing (Regulation of Approved Housing Bodies) Act 2019 (47/2019), ss. 1(3), 68
S. 5(5)(a) amount prescribed Water Services Act 2014 (Water Conservation Grant) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 275 of 2015), reg. 4
S. 5(5)(b) eligibility criteria prescribed Water Services Act 2014 (Water Conservation Grant) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 275 of 2015), reg. 5
S. 5(5)(c) procedure prescribed Water Services Act 2014 (Water Conservation Grant) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 275 of 2015), reg. 6
S. 5(5)(d) information prescribed Water Services Act 2014 (Water Conservation Grant) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 275 of 2015), reg. 7
S. 5A inserted Environment (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 2015 (No. 29 of 2015), ss. 1(4), 50
S. 7 deleted Water Services Act 2017 (29/2017), ss. 1(3), 5(1)(b)(iv)
S. 8A inserted Water Services Act 2017 (29/2017), ss. 1(3), 23
S. 9 functions vested in Ervia transferred and references construed 11/2024, ss. 1(2), 11
S. 9(4) superannuation scheme prescribed Irish Water (Previous Service) Superannuation Scheme 2016 (S.I. No. 57 of 2016), paras. 2, 4- 10, schedules 1-3
S. 13 functions vested in Ervia transferred and references construed 11/2024, ss. 1(2), 11

SIs made under the Act

SectionSIs made under the Act
S. 3(1A)(b) Water Services Act 2014 (Extension of Suspension of Domestic Water Charges) Order 2017. (S.I. No. 118 of 2017)
S. 3(1A)(c) Water Services Act 2014 (Extension of Suspension of Domestic Water Charges) (Amendment) Order 2017 (S.I. No. 330 of 2017)
  Water Services Act 2014 (Extension of Suspension of Domestic Water Charges) Order 2017. (S.I. No. 118 of 2017)
S. 3(14) Water Services Act 2014 (Irish Water Customer Registration) Order 2015 (S.I. No. 34 of 2015)
S. 5 Water Services Act 2014 (Water Conservation Grant) (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 434 of 2015)
  Water Services Act 2014 (Water Conservation Grant) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 275 of 2015)
S. 7(4) Water Services Act 2014 (Public Water Forum) (Amendment) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 405 of 2015)
  Water Services Act 2014 (Public Water Forum) Regulations 2015 (S.I. No. 234 of 2015)
S. 9(4) Irish Water (Previous Service) Superannuation Scheme 2016 (S.I. No. 57 of 2016)