Wastewater Services for Non-Regulated Businesses


If you are a non-regulated utility company looking for the perfect partner to support your delivery of essential wastewater services, Lanes for Drains is here to help. As one of the leading providers in our field, partnering with us on wastewater services offers unparalleled value.

We have decades of experience delivering drainage and wastewater services for customers across the UK, working in close partnership with many of the country’s leading water suppliers. Our nationwide capabilities and peerless reputation mean we are ideally placed to provide your customers with an industry-leading quality of service.

By working with us, non-regulated utility companies will experience all of the benefits of partnering with the UK’s leading privately-owned specialist drainage and wastewater contractor. We will deliver a level of service that is perfectly suited to your business needs, unlocking enhanced efficiency, quality improvements, and cost-effectiveness gains over time.

For more information about how we work with wastewater service providers, give us a call on 0800 526 488, or fill in our online enquiry form to request a callback.

Our services for utility companies


At Lanes for Drains, we offer a complete range of drainage and wastewater services, delivered to customers nationwide from our network of more than 25 depots across the UK. We are able to support our utility sector partners in the delivery of the following essential services:

Drain services

Our engineers are highly experienced in cleaning, clearing, repairing, jetting, vacuuming and relining drains of all shapes and sizes, with a 24-hour callout service for emergency cases.

Sewer services

We are able to use the very latest techniques for clearing, repairing, renovating, rehabilitating, and relining sewers of all diameters, types, sizes, and locations, with a focus on efficiency and lasting results.

Septic tank services

We can handle the entire process of emptying, installing and cleaning septic tanks on a regular basis, taking care of all the relevant paperwork, and responsibly disposing of waste as a matter of course.


CCTV surveys

Lanes for Drains uses the latest camera equipment and technology to record every intricate interior detail of a drain, sewer or manhole, allowing us to assess potential risks and find the best solution to any existing problem.

Pollution control

We provide pollution control consultancy services for a wide range of organisations, including those in pursuit of ISO4001 accreditation or compliance with the Environment Agency’s pollution prevention guidance.

Waste management

Our waste management services allow us to remove and responsibly dispose of all hazardous and non-hazardous waste from septic tanks, drains, sewers and many more locations.

Wet well cleaning and maintenance

Lanes offers a full planning and project management service to clean, inspect and maintain wet wells for a range of customers, using heavy-duty suction jet vacuumation units to complete the job efficiently and disposing of the debris at registered sites.

Why choose Lanes?

Thanks to rule changes that came into effect in April 2017, more than 1.2 million eligible businesses, industrial, commercial and SMEs are no longer tied to water and wastewater service providers based on location, meaning they are now free to choose the supplier that best suits their business needs.


By choosing Lanes for Drains, your organisation will quickly see significant benefits in the value and quality of services we are able to offer. Our partnerships with suppliers go far deeper than a surface level, creating truly collaborative arrangements that precisely reflect your needs as a business.

Founded in 1992, we employ more than 2,200 highly skilled staff members across the country, allowing us to deliver responsive, high-quality services to your nationwide customers. We will always utilise the most efficient and sophisticated modern technology and methods in our work, ensuring that your clients’ needs are met with minimal disruption.

No matter what your requirements, Lanes is perfectly equipped to meet your expectations through a combination of unmatched expertise, industry-leading customer service and an unwavering commitment to safety. We lead by example, giving the best possible advice to partners and customers in equal measure.

Contact us

If you’d like to find out more about the full range of wastewater services we can provide for non-regulated businesses, get in touch with Lanes for Drains today. Call us on 0800 526 488, or use our online enquiry form to request a call back.

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