Scottish Water

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Do you use Scottish Water for your business water?

Scotland was the first country in the world to offer a choice of water providers to non-household consumers.

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Why Should I Switch from Scottish Water?

If you’ve been with Scottish Water for several years now, there’s a chance you could be overpaying for your water service. In 2017, the water market was open for non-household premises. This means that businesses and organisations now have a choice of suppliers.

By switching water suppliers with, your business could save up to 40% on your water bills. At a time when bills are going up, switching water suppliers is a great way to save your business some extra money.

Why choose for your business Scottish water needs

Why Choose Tariff

We know that taking control of your business water isn’t always easy. That’s why the Tariff team is here to support you and your business utilities. Whether you’re looking to optimise your water usage, switch suppliers or audit your bills, is here to help.

We can carry out a water audit across your business to assess your usage, as well as look at historical bills to see if you’ve been overcharged. To complete the service, we can switch you over to a better tariff for your business.

Business Water Rates

Business customers of Scottish water must pay for their services through their Licensed Provider (LP). Here are some common charges that make up your water bill.

Drinking water

Drinking Water

Here you’ll be charged both a fixed rate for your water connection, as well as a volumetric charge for the water your business uses.

Waste water

Waste Water

Water waste is calculated on the assumption that 95% of the water you use will end up in the public sewers.

Property drainage

Property Drainage

You’ll need to pay for the water that is drained away in the public sewer, even if you don’t have a water supplier. Property draining charges are based on the Rateable Value of your premises.

Impartial Advice

We’ll never convince you to make a switch that’s not right for you. Our team can make independent recommendations to help you get the most from your supplier.

What to expect from us complete a full site survey

Complete Site Survey

We’ll carry out a survey of your business to determine your water usage, providing the data you need to optimise your water bills.

Our Tariff team with discuss all future strategies with your business

Future Strategies

We’ll help your business develop a comprehensive strategy to save money and use water more efficiently

Water management

Water Management

Our consultants can make managing your business water easier, monitoring your usage and billing on your behalf.

Our expert team will compare the whole water market to find you the best deal

Compare The Whole Market

Now businesses have a choice of water providers, we’ll ensure that we compare the whole market to find you the best deal for your business.

Here at tariff, we will provide you with expert advice.

Expert Advice can provide the expert advice your business needs to take control of your water usage and bills, ensuring supportive professionals are by your side every step of the way.

Centralised billing all in one place

Centralised Billing

If you want to take the stress out of managing your utility bills, the tariff team can do everything for you, centralising all your billing through us.

Frequently Asked Questions

The team at Tariff has provided Trans4orm Fitness with a fantastic service from start to finish. Following their expert advice, we opted to procure our energy long-term to protect the business from increases in prices, and as such we saved over £16,000 a year! We’re now using 100% Green Electricity too, which is important to be sustainable for our customers.

Trans4orm Fitness

Our Account Manager Rachael has provided Elite Group with a fantastic service from start to finish. She audited and reviewed our Energy for multiple sites, aligned all of our contracts to one supplier and one end date. Rachael also forward procured our energy before the price increases, and has saved us thousands a year by doing this. I would highly recommend working with them and see how they can help your organisation!

Elite Group


The service we received from the Tariff team was second to none. They understood the requirements of the organisation and offered a professional service. The Tariff team were able to save us money on our energy and this was even more so important for us being a charity returning from the effects of COVID-19. I would use Tariff again!

Llanharan Community Development Project Ltd

I rarely give public testimonials, but I’d like to recommend as an outstanding energy consultation service. Aside from recommending as a company, because personal recommendations based on experiences and feedback are the strongest of all, the benefits of using are factual and more welcome.


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