Could the role of CCWater be broadened?
The open water retail market has a host of participants, and Ofwat has got a tough job on its hands to regulate every aspect of the market effectively. If it is to succeed, it may need help from other bodies, such as the Consumer Council for Water (CCWater).
12 May. 3 min read.
Can a voluntary TPI code keep the rogues out?
Following a consultation, regulator Ofwat has launched a non-binding code of conduct for third party intermediaries, and reiterated its request for direct regulatory powers, a decision that it says rests with government ministers Ofwat has backed away from a bid to regulate third party intermediaries (TPIs) by the back door, calling for formal powers from government. […]
13 Apr. 3 min read.