Public consultation to improve EU rules on bathing waters

The European Commission (EC) is gathering online views in order to revise of the EU rules on bathing water. The Bathing Water Directive aims to prevent and reduce pollution in bathing water to levels that are no longer harmful to human health and the environment. The online consultation will run for twelve weeks until 20 January 2022. The EC will review the Bathing Water Directive at the beginning of 2023.