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Is Liverpool Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Yes! Generally Safe to Drink*

LAST UPDATED: 12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Liverpool?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

Tap Safe includes data from many publicly available sources, including the WHO (World Health Organization), CDC (Center for Disease Control), and user submitted databases, but unfortunately there's not enough data about Liverpool.

To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for United Kingdom, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.


Have you ever looked at the city of Liverpool and wondered just how clean is tap water there? Well, it''s not really that clean. It has quite a reputation for being one of the worst cities in the United Kingdom for water contamination. What do we mean by this? It''s not just dirty water that gives you a run for your money. Water in Liverpool can become contaminated with a wide range of contaminants such as:

Chlorine It is almost impossible to be showering in tap water in Liverpool. All manner of chemicals including chlorine are found in the tap water. This is a problem for people that have respiratory issues or are allergic to things in the water that can cause health problems on a daily basis.

Fluoride is a very strong mineral that can actually be poisonous. It is used in an enormous amount of different products and is present in natural lakes. However, it is also present in much higher concentrations in municipal water. This means that a significant

The estimated price of bottled water

$1.29 in USD (1.5-liter)


Liverpool tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12% Very Low
  • Water Pollution 19% Very Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 88% Very High
  • Water Quality 81% Very High

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Liverpool, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

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Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.

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