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Section 42 Floor and Water Management Act 2010 (Automatic Adoption of Sewers) delayed

Implementation of section 42 of the Flood and Water Management Act 2010 in England has been delayed.

Defra have confirmed in a recent announcement that the date for implementation of Section 42 is still not finally determined, but is unlikely to be before April 2014.

NHBC is continuing to participate with other industry stakeholders in Defra's workshops and task groups and will communicate more when the implementation plan is agreed.

News Date: 19/09/13