The Water Act 2016 is aligned to the COK 2010.1 Under the Act, county governments appoint or establish Water Service Providers to serve as licensed water operators. Section 78. (1) of the Act states that a water services provider shall be responsible for: The provision of water services within the area specified in the license; and The development of county assets for water service provision. The objectives of the tarrif are to:
- Ensure financial sustainability.
- Promote efficiencyin the delivery of water services.
- Encourage water conservation.