Vietnam Water Laws and Regulation

Europe and Central Asia

Vietnam –Decree on Clean Water Production, Supply and Consumption 117/2007- a decree to facilitate the role of private sector in the delivery of water supply in urban areas, rural areas, industrial parks, export processing zones, hi-tech parks and economic zones by providing a legal and institutional basis for undertaking water supply contracts with water providers.  The decree delineates the various roles of key institutional players in water supply planning and investment; espouses competition in contracting the services in the delivery of water supply services; encourages cost recovery, provision of investment incentives and ensures the participatory approach in drawing up water supply services contracts. 

Last Updated : Thu,2018-07-19