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Household bills now rising faster than inflation, MSE Bills Tracker shows

Household bills are rising faster than inflation for the first time since April 2017, according to the latest MSE Bills Tracker

26 November 2018

Let companies make water meters compulsory, MPs say

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee has published a report, Regulation of the Water Industry, which makes the suggestion

9 October 2018

Free water refill points to be introduced across Scotland

The first will be opened in Edinburgh next month, and others will appear between now and March

27 September 2018

Three water companies scolded for poor customer service by watchdog

Three water companies have been told by the Consumer Council for Water to improve customer service following a high number of complaints

20 September 2018

Ofwat to quiz water firms after thousands of shortages

Water regulator Ofwat has announced a review of the supply issues experienced by customers after recent severe weather

12 March 2018

Average water bill to rise by £9 - see how yours will change

The average water and sewerage bill in England and Wales will rise by £9 in the next year – to £405

1 February 2018

Rise in household bills slowing, MSE Bills Tracker shows

The rate at which household bills and expenses are increasing has slowed, according to our MSE Bills Tracker

23 November 2017

Water firms taken to task over 'substantial increase' in complaints

Customer complaints have increased at almost half of all English and Welsh suppliers, with most gripes relating to bills

21 September 2016

Average water bills to rise by 1%

Water bills are set to rise by an average of £2 across England and Wales in 2016-7

8 February 2016

Chancellor pledges measures to help boost switching

George Osborne has pledged to save families up to £470 a year by boosting competition and cutting red tape

30 November 2015