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Private Water Supply Request for Sample Form

Please complete this form if you wish to request a water sample, also known as a water test.

The purpose of testing your water supply (sometimes called sampling) is to see if the levels of bugs, chemicals and metals in it are above the limits in the regulationsIf you have a large, or commercial private water supply, you must have at least one sample taken for water analysis every year.

On receiving the completed request, an officer will phone you to arrange for a water sample to be taken. Due to laboratory constraints samples are generally taken between 9am and 2pm, Monday to Thursday. Please note that there is a charge for this service and the cost of the sample will be confirmed at this time.  Payment can be made over the phone or by cheque made payable to "Aberdeenshire Council" at the time of sampling or can be forwarded, along with sample request details to:

Aberdeenshire Council
Infrastructure services (Environmental Health)
Gordon House
Blackhall Road
AB51 3WA