Drinking water fountains

This guide is aimed at organisations, groups and businesses who are looking to install water fountains for the benefit of their local community. Starting from scratch can be a little daunting, and we hope that the information provided here will help you to plan out your project and make a real splash!

Report contents

  • Introduction
  • The Recipe for Success
  • Support and Permissions
  • Location, Location, Location
  • Funding and Timeline
  • Design and Accessibility
  • Water Regulations and Notification
  • Water Quality, Safety and Hygiene
  • Responsibilities and Futureproofing
  • Spreading the Word
  • Useful Contacts
  • Appendix 1: Affinity Water Fountains Risk Assessment – St Albans
  • Appendix 2: Woking Maintenance and Cleaning Protocol



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