South West Water is the licensed water and sewerage service provider for Devon, Cornwall and parts of Dorset and Somerset.
The company serves a region of nearly 10,300 square kilometres with over 1.68 million residents. On average each day it distributes over 420 Megalitres (Ml) of treated water and disposes of around 235 Ml of waste water through an asset base comprising:
1.68 m Resident population
29 Drinking water treatment works
641 Waste water treatment works
15,200 km Water mains
15,600 km Sewers
Page last updated: June 2013