Approved Plumber Search

Find a local plumber you can trust using our free online directory search.

WaterSafe approved plumbers are certified by our national accreditation body, with specific training in the UK’s Water Fittings Regulations and Byelaws.

Hiring a WaterSafe approved plumber ensures that all plumbing work meets high standards and protects the quality of drinking water in your home and business, in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland.

Emergency Plumber Search

Find a local WaterSafe approved plumber to help with your emergency.

For leaks, burst pipes, or other plumbing emergencies, WaterSafe’s emergency search will give you the contact details of a plumber who can help right away.

If you have no water, very low pressure or concerns about the quality of your water, you should contact your local water company straight away.

Click here for more information about Emergency Plumbers

WaterSafe Blog

Is Leakage Acceptable in Today’s Society?

Finding and fixing leaks is a key component of any water saving strategy, but it's not always viewed as economically sound. Jonathan Adler, Commercial Manager for Aqualogic Ltd., discusses the importance of innovation and vigilance in addressing leakage.


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Mar212017



How Poor Plumbing Is Causing Pollution

It may seem like a small mistake – one wrongly connected bit of plumbing. But that is all it takes to see waste from toilets, showers and washing machines flowing into our rivers and seas and polluting our environment.


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Jan132017



Getting Homes Winter Ready

Frozen and burst water pipes can cause flooding, damage and leave homes without water. WaterSafe plumber Shaun shares his experience of chilly pipes and top tips on getting homes winter ready.


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Nov302016



What Makes a Good Plumber?

Scotsman Shaun Scott is 2016 UK Plumber of the Year, and an accredited WaterSafe plumber through the SNIPEF scheme. He explains why the judges in the competition backed his style of plumbing and why it’s so important to keep standards high.


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Nov152016



Tackling Lead in Drinking Water

As WaterSafe supports a campaign by the World Health Organisation to highlight the risks from lead in water, Bill Byers, of the Drinking Water Quality Regulator, explains what is being done to address the issue in Scotland.


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Oct242016



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