We are currently experiencing issues with our bin collections which means we have not been able to make it to some properties on the scheduled day. We apologise to everyone affected by this. To help alleviate the issue whilst a long-term solution is devised, we are suspending garden waste and glass, cans and plastic collections for up to two months from 8 July 2019. More details.
United Utilities is responsible for the quality of the water supplied to the majority of homes within the Allerdale area.
Allerdale Borough Council maintain a statutory watching brief over the quality of the water supplied to homes. Allerdale Borough Council liaise with United Utilities on public health issues.
Reporting problems with your drinking water
If you think there are problems with your drinking water then contact United Utilities.
Who oversees the work of United Utilities?
The Drinking Water Inspectorate ensures that the water from your taps is safe to drink.
Fluoride in water