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Update: Boil Water Notice Lifted

Following consultation and in agreement with the HSE, Irish Water and Fingal County Council can confirm that the Boil Water Notice for residents supplied by Leixlip Water Treatment Plant has been lifted with immediate effect.

The EPA’s audit of the old Leixlip Plant and the satisfactory results of a number of water samples were factors in the decision to lift the Notice. The EPA conducted their audit of the Leixlip Water Treatment Plant on Friday 8 November. Irish Water, Fingal County Council were on site to support the audit and the HSE were also present. The EPA, who are expected to publish their findings next week.

Irish Water, the HSE, EPA and Fingal County Council will continue to liaise on the Leixlip Water Treatment Plant, the protection of public health being the number on priority.

Should people have any queries regarding this Boil Water Notice and the lifting of it they should contact Irish Water directly on their customer care helpline. 

Updates are available on the Water Supply Updates section on their website, on Twitter @IWCare and via their customer care helpline open 24/7 on 1850 278 278.