How is the scope and responsibility of the maintenance and management of water supply facilities divided on the part of water supply companies and users respectively?

    Answer:

    1. For users who use the master meter of the water supply company, the scope and responsibility of the maintenance and management of for water supply facilities shall be divided by the location of master meter. All the pipes within the boundary of plumbing joint shall be maintained by the property sector and pipes outside the boundary (including the water meter) shall be maintained by the water supply company.

    2. The residence which uses the branch water meters, the maintenance of its outdoor pipes and equipment shall be divided with the water valve as the boundary. All the pipes and equipment within the water valve (including the water valve) shall be maintained by the property sector and pipes and equipment outside the boundary shall be maintained by the water supply company; for residence not installed with water valve, the pipes and equipment within 1 meter from the residential wall shall be maintained by the property sector and that outside the range shall be maintained by the water supply company; its indoor pipes, except for water meter, valves before the meter and joint tubes which shall be taken care of by the water supply company, the other pipes and equipment shall be taken charge of by the property sector.