Water bills rate rise: See how much your water company is hiking its prices by

Woman shocked when looking at her rising bills
Water bills set to rise by highest amount for 20 years (Image credit: Getty Images)

Households are facing huge hikes to their water bills from April as water companies increase their prices by the largest amount in 20 years.

However, the rate rise will vary depending on your postcode as water companies across the UK make individual adjustments to their prices. As a result, saving water is likely to become more of a key topic in homes across the UK that haven't already looked towards measure to bring down their water consumption. 

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Water rate rises by postcode
Anglian Water£445£492+£47
Dwr Cymru Welsh Water£485£499+£14
Hafren Dyfrdwy£331£372+£41
Northumbrian Water£362£391+£29
Severn Trent Water£391£419+£28
South West Water£468£476+£8
Southern Water£396£439+£43
Thames Water£417£456+£39
United Utilities Water£417£443+£26
Wessex Water£462£504+£42
Yorkshire Water£416£446+£30
Sam Webb

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