About the Standards Programme


The Water UK Standards Programme works towards water industry objectives for input to British, European and international standards. This website hosts the current programme and co-ordinates the work of water industry representatives in standards development.

The Water UK Standards Board

The Standards Programme is overseen by senior executives from across the water industry, who set long-term objectives and manage delivery according to Water UK policy and strategy.

Board objectives

  • Own the Standards Programme and its long-term objectives
  • Align the objectives with Water UK policy and strategy
  • Prepare and manage a plan to deliver the objectives

Standards Board Members

  • John HaleyYorkshire Water
  • Stephen Kay (Chairman)Water UK Consultant
  • Myles KeySouth West Water
  • Jim MarshallWater UK
  • Paul MillardWRAS
  • Ashley MeeWessex Water
  • Jason DearloveSevern Trent Water
  • Mike Shepherd (Technical Secretary)Water UK Consultant

Current programme

How to become a rep

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All reps belong to the relevant Water UK network or group that deals with the relevant subject area. Contact the leader of the Network or Group via Water UK. It is helpful to let them have a copy of your CV. The network or group leader will then ask the Technical Secretary of the Water UK Standards Board to make a nomination to BSI.

To find out more, contact the Technical Secretariat