A drawing showing the location of the land and the details of the deviation from the proposed canal. This section does not concern the removal of pipes placed above or below a road. Before a diversion is considered by the water department, we would arrange a written request with a location plan and a development of the construction site, with details of the sewers that run through the site and the diversion route (s). You should provide all the information listed in these guidelines, as the estimate is based on it. Subsequent requests for additional routes or other routes or revised estimates will be subject to additional charges. Once this information is obtained, we will review the options and inform you within 28 days if your suggestions are acceptable. At the same time, we will provide you with our estimate for the work (if they are not yours) and the necessary costs. You should be aware that any deviation from the standard agreement may affect the operating program and projected costs. Developers interested in land that contains public sewers may request sewer diversion under Section 185 of the Water Industry Act 1991 so that development work can proceed. Often you can do the diversion work yourself, but sometimes you have to do it – for example, when it`s a strategic channel that`s being hijacked. In all cases, a fee is charged. If you need a deviation, you should apply with the button below and we advise you on the next steps. Please note that all legal fees are charged separately by Southern Water`s lawyer and must be paid before the end of the contract.
As a large sewer diversion, built by the water department or by the developer under the control of the water management authority and supported by a legal agreement, it is necessary (in accordance with Section 185 of the Water Industry Act 1991) that a remediation company be the origin or down of an adjacent developer or land that , in accordance with this section and subject to the following provisions: buildings must be located at least three metres from the deviated channel, the depth being less than three metres from the ground to the level of the invert. Greater depth, large sewers, unusual soil profile or material may require greater distance. Once the work is completed, the unnecessary sections of the existing public sewers will be secured by the removal of the soil. Three complete sets of drawings thus designed, showing the bypass work and health and safety records, as provided for by the construction regulations and the 2015 administrative regulation, will also be required. As part of a Section 104 agreement, established by the proponent in connection with the supposed sewers. 7. The new tube is lowered into sections behind the cutting machine and gradually pushed behind the cutting head into the dug area.