United Utilities at a glance

United Utilities is the UK's largest listed water company

Through its subsidiary, United Utilities Water Limited, it manages the regulated water and wastewater network in the North West of England, providing services to around seven million people and businesses. The vast majority of the group's assets and profit are derived from its regulated UK water business.

Our vision

Our vision is to be the best UK water and wastewater company, providing great service to our customers.

Where we operate

Where we operate

Key facts

We help to protect over 400km of coastline and around 7,000km of rivers flowing through the North West

We deliver around 1,700 million litres of safe clean drinking water to our customers every day through around 40,000km of water pipes

We produced 138 GWh of renewable energy in 2015/16 through sludge treatment centres and solar installations, enough to power over 40,000 homes

We look after more than 55,000 hectares of catchment land, helping to protect the quality of our water resources