About AquaFlanders

AquaFlanders is the federation of Flemish water companies and sewer managers. We defend the interests of our members and contribute to streamlined and modern water management. Moreover, we also want to inform and raise awareness about sustainable water use in Flanders.

Flanders is the Flemish speaking part of Belgium which is a founding member of the European union and has a strong commitment in favour of the EU.

AquaFlanders is the voice of all Flemish companies that are responsible for drinking water and sewer management. We promote the common interests of our members to the Local, Regional, Federal and European government and stakeholders and support them with a package of services. AquaFlanders encourages a sustainable management and use of water.

Our mission: Healthy, 100 % guaranteed quality, affordable, sustainable water for everyone in Flanders (Belgium).

Our vision: Water is essential for life and it is under pressure due the changing climate and the human activities. AquaFlanders aims to assure the essence of water and to secure it for the next generations. That's why AquaFlanders works together with the stakeholders to develop and execute a sustainable water management for the coming years.

Our values:

  • Responsible: the health of the consumers is our priority. That's why we focus on water quality.
  • Ethical & honest: we take care of the environment of which water is a part of it.
  • Customer oriented: we provide high level service.
  • Transparent: we take pride in opportunities to share our beliefs, failures, strenght and decisions.
  • Innovative: we challenge the status quo.

Our roles: lobbyist, promotor, facilitator, quality controller, service provider and federator

Our members: Vereniging van Vlaamse waterbedrijven

AquaFlanders is active in these international organizations:

  • IWA - International Water Association
  • CEEP - European Centre of Employers and Enterprises providing Public services
  • EurEau - European Federation of National Associations of Water
  • Aqua Publica Europea - European association of public water operators
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