APLUS approved plumbers

APLUS is an Anglian Water accredited scheme.

Members include plumbers/contractors who have shown they work to the legal, mandatory standards.


How can I become an APLUS approved plumber?


  • Complete and return the application form below with your joining fee of £180 incl. VAT.
  • Provide proof of accepted formal qualification in plumbing as listed on the application form.
  • Provide proof of a water regulations qualification.
  • Send two signed passport size photos of yourself for your identity card.
  • Forward copies of your current Public Liability Insurance cover for a minimum of £2 million if sole trader or £5 million if a company. 

Please note that Anglian Water holds no responsibility for the cost of any work carried out by an approved plumber/contractor.


Apply to become an APLUS approved plumber


All Approved Plumbers must have passed an NVQ level 2, 3 or craft certificate in plumbing and have an accompanying endorsed Water Regulations certificate.


Alternatively, experienced plumbers can opt to take BPEC’s Level 3 Award in Safe Systems of Hot & Cold Water Sanitation.  


This qualification:

  • provides a vehicle for experienced workers within the plumbing sector to demonstrate their practical skills and theoretical knowledge;
  • incorporates the BPEC Water Regulations qualification and is designed solely for plumbers with at least 5 years industry experience on the job. 
    Find out more here.


APLUS members only


Order your 'Certificate of Compliance' pads here:


Need help or want further information?


Call: 0345 60 66 087, Option 4, option 2 

Email: aplus@anglianwater.co.uk


Our office hours are 08:00 to 17:00 Monday to Friday.


Where do I send my application to?


Email: aplus@anglianwater.co.uk

or Post:

The APLUS Team
Anglian Water Services Ltd
PO Box 495
PE29 6YY