Yorkshire Water

Yorkshire Water is a privatised water company in England, regulated by Ofwat and the Environmental Agency.

In 2021, the company had the 3rd highest number of discharges in the sector, along the 3rd highest CEO bonuses paid. Last year, they once again ranked in the top 3 worst companies for having the highest number of sewage discharges – with a staggering total of 54,158.

Water Quality Report 2023

Our in-depth digital water quality report provides an accessible deep-dive into the facts, and the human impact, of the UK-wide sewage crisis.

Read the report