The Serious Fraud Office is to charge Severn Trent Water for providing false
information to Ofwat about leakage data in the company’s returns between 2000
This follows a £20m fine on Southern Water who misrepresented customer
service performance, as well as £12.5m in fines against Thames Water.
The SFO confirmed that no individual would be charged with any offences, the
A Severn Trent spokesman said the company had been informed of the charges by
the SFO but was awaiting the full details ‘in the next few weeks’.
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