Business water-rates arrears

Extra advice:​

household water supply

You cannot be cut off at home if you owe money on household water-rates arrears. However, you will still need to treat this as a priority debt. This is because you pay it along with your council tax so the same enforcement rules apply.

Household water and sewerage charge

You may owe money to your business water supplier if you have not paid a previous bill or if you have fallen behind with payments you are supposed to make towards your current bill.

Business water-rates arrears are a priority debt. This is because your supply can be cut off at your business premises if you do not pay.



Dealing with your priority debts and Business water rates for more information on how to deal with business water-rates arrears.