Work During Level 5 Restrictions.

The Government’s Level 5 plan for living with Covid-19 contains exemptions for essential services. Works relating to water quality and the River Basin Management Planning are essential services. The Local Authority Waters Programme will continue to work in line with Government guidelines and restrictions. During this time:

  • All Community Information Meetings will be held online by video conference
  • Where a site visit is deemed necessary LAWPRO staff will meet with one person only.
  • Chemical sampling of water bodies will continue, where access is available from public areas.
  • Fieldwork and catchment walks on lands can continue in accordance with public health guidance.

LAWPRO staff adhere to the highest health and safety standards. This involves measures to prevent the spread of Covid 19. As normal, staff remain contactable by email and phone. For more information phone 0761 06 6230 or email