|Title||National Implementation Programme for UWWT Directive - Article 17|
EC Water Reporting Obligation
The National Implementation Programme aims at providing information on the initial status and on the forecasts for implementation of the UWWTD along the required deadlines according to the UWWT Directive and the Commission Decision 93/481/EEC of 28 July 1993 concerning formats for the presentation of national programmes as foreseen by Article 17 of Council Directive 91/271/EEC"(http://ec.europa.eu/environment/water/water-urbanw...).
|Legislative instrument title||UWWT Directive (consolidated)|
|Reporting dates and guidelines|
|National reporting coordinators|
|National reporting contacts||Authorised WISE data providers for UWWTD (To be updated before each reporting exercise) http://forum.eionet.europa.eu/x_wise-reporting/library/treatment_directive/uwwtd_request_2009/reporters-annex_1|
|Next report due||Each Member States should have reported once (by 1994 or by Accession respectively) and then updated every 2 years if necessary.|
|Report to||European Commission, Directorate General Environment|
|Other clients using this reporting|
|Reporting guidelines||Art.17 templates|
What to report?
The National Implementation Programme shall include information on agglomerations (initial status and forecasts), on number and capacity of collecting systems and treatment plants, on sludge use and disposal and on associated financial investments.
Commission Decision 93/481/EEC provides formats for reporting this information. These formats are reflected in the Article 17 templates (see above).
The Article 17 templates are in line with the updated DEM tool (UWWTD 2009). This tool offers Member States the possibility to manage reports elaborated under Article 17. It provides the Excel - template which was drafted according to the Commission Decision 93/481/EEC.
The instructions for reporting under Article 17 are specified in the "Manual and Guidance for UWWTD Questionnaire" (http://forum.eionet.europa.eu/x_wise-reporting/lib...)
It is possible to provide URL link to the National Implementation Programme.
Guidance document "Terms and Definitions of the UWWT Directive"
|Data used for||Information to the EU institutions and services, stakeholders, Member Sates and EU citizens in general|
|Type of information reported||Data, Compliance, Text report|