What does the construction tax of an agreement cover? For small sewers (160mm and up) The levy covers: – Processing your application – Technical checks of your plans – Discussion and agreement of design changes – Cooperation with your local authority under the building rules – Granting your agreement – Registration of the agreement on or near public sewers on our statements for medium sewers (160 – 375mm) and commercial real estate. As above, but with 2 ccTV investigations on the length of the sewers concerned. One before and one after your construction. For large sewers (375mm and up) As above, but with much more time needed by our engineers and 2 measurements. This investigation may be by entering CCTV or man who will be with significant additional costs. First, that construction, extension or basic work- If no construction contract has been concluded, then the seller should investigate the sewers and forward the records to the water company. If the water company is satisfied that the sewers are in good condition, they will give a consolation letter confirming that the sewers are in satisfactory condition. The comfort letter generally satisfies the buyer and its mortgage lender that the Water Company will not take any action to demolish the insulting structure over the public sewers. Any inspector who has checked a website on our behalf (either by a local authority or an independent company) will inform us if inspections have taken place and will also inform us of the results, for example if construction is permitted.
The absence or ignorance of a Thames Water construction could result in significant project delays, as existing construction can only begin when it is in effect. It is therefore essential to ensure that this is taken into account in the project`s calculations and on time. What is a construction agreement? A construction building is a water agency quality label for the work you want to do above or near a public channel that belongs to them. There is the certainty that you have given the sewers the proper clearance of your new foundations.