Water samples

Newport port health officers are able to take water samples for bacteriological examination on request. 

We recommend that two samples are taken from different points of the vessel's fresh water distribution system. 

Water sample fees from 1 April 2022

  • Bacteriological water sample (first sample) = £111.50 plus VAT (£133.80 total)
  • Additional bacteriological water sample = £78.50 plus VAT (£94.20 total)
  • Legionella sample (first sample) = £132.50 plus VAT (£159 total)
  • Additional Legionella sample = £99.50 plus VAT (£119.40 total)

Request a water sample