Vision & Values

Our vision:

Enabling people in the UK water sector to reach their full potential.

Our values:


  • Our membership demonstrates how we value and respect people from diverse disciplines, backgrounds, cultures and of differing levels of experience.
  • We work collaboratively to achieve better outcomes together.


  • Regardless of position or experience, all our members are offered the same opportunities and are encouraged to stretch their networks in all directions.


  • We work with employers, members and other stakeholders to provide services┬áthat support personal and professional development.


  • We bring people together in an informal, friendly and warm setting in an aim to maximise every experience of the Institute.


  • We create a sustainable organisation, working to reduce our environmental impacts.
  • We are financially resilient, investing appropriately in our assets.
  • We have succession planning in place for our staff and our volunteers.