Yorkshire Water

Since 1st April 2010 Aquam Water Services has been handling all applications for the hire of temporary water standpipes for use within the Yorkshire Water network.

Our contact details are:

0113 247 1099

yorkshirewater@aquamcorp.co.uk

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Our team are on hand to assist both new and existing customers with the standpipe application process and ensure that you receive your metered standpipe quickly and efficiently.

Please note that only approved standpipes obtained through ourselves may be used within the Yorkshire Water network and the use of any other equipment will neither be compliant nor legal and could result in prosecution.

If you witness an unapproved standpipe being used please report it to us either directly to the depot or via a link on this page. All reports are treated in the strictest confidence.


Coronavirus

Covid 19 and Our Services

"Aquam Water Services is committed to providing a standpipe management service to you and will continue to remain available through the current Covid 19 pandemic. We are committed to our staff and customers and seek to minimise any contact which would place either party at risk of contracting Covid 19, as such we have changed our procedures as follows:

  • A skeleton staff will operate at the depot as staff home work where possible
  • Staff will remain available to deliver and collect standpipes as required
  • If you wish to off hire at the depot please ring in advance so that we can ensure we are available
  • Working hours at the depot will change to 7.30- 4.00pm"

CEO, Phil Walker

Covid 19: Risk Assessment Supporting Documents


Standpipe Applications

If you would like to process a standpipe application or receive a quote, please complete the below application form and a copy of your application/quote will be emailed to you and the depot for processing.

Please be aware that you must have an account with us to be able to place an order.

If you don’t currently have an account, please complete our Credit Account Application via the link on this page.

Standard Charges

25mm Metered Standpipe Rental - £27.00 per week - £800.00 Yearly in advance

40mm Metered Standpipe Rental - £51.05 per week - £1675.00 Yearly in advance

Water Usage - £1.4244 per cubic metre
(all prices exclude V.A.T)

Delivery & Collection

We aim to deliver standpipes within 1 working day anywhere within the Yorkshire Water network at a cost between £15 to £50 depending on Distance, alternatively customers may prefer to collect from Normanton or their nearest Aquam depot depending on stock availability.

Meter Readings

All our standpipes are now supplied with smart meters that allow us to obtain meter readings remotely. On occasions we will request a meter reading from you and this can be supplied to us by:

Phone – 01132 471 099

E-Mail – ywsmeter@aquamcorp.co.uk

Hydrant Use

Standpipes are only permitted to be used on Wash-Out hydrants in the Yorkshire Water region.

Please note that the application for the use of a 40mm Standpipe has to be approved by Yorkshire Water prior to being issued. It can only be used on designated Wash-Outs specific to the post code given in the application form.

To find out your nearest Wash-Out contact Yorkshire water Tel 01274 804457 7.30am – 3.30pm Monday to Friday.

The use of Fire Hydrants is strictly prohibited unless prior permission has been given by Yorkshire Water. Tel 01274 804457

Yorkshire Water standpipes are only permitted to be used on Wash-Outs in the Yorkshire Water region, if you require a standpipe out of this area, please locate the correct water company via our interactive map and contact the relevant depot.

If you require any further assistance please don’t hesitant to contact us.

Standpipe Application Form

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If you prefer to use a paper form, download our applicaton form below: