Water Quality & Drinking Fountains
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Data on water quality and supply
The water quality in Leoben is excellent. The water is very rich in minerals and medium-hard to hard. It is completely free of chemical additives or disinfectants.
Most of the water is drawn from springs and wells in the surroundings of Leoben.
Data on water supply in Leoben
- Length of supply network: 220 km
- Number of house connections: approx. 3,200
- Hydrants: 452
- Average water consumption per person: approx. 130 litres per day
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The Website of public utilities – Stadtwerke Leoben provides further information on the supply network and the degree of hardness of the water in Leoben.
Have your water quality tested
The water in Leoben and its quality is regularly tested by specialists.
You can also have your own tap water tested by various testing agencies. Please note that this service is subject to charges.
More on this subject: Water testing by AGES
Leoben offers numerous drinking fountains with water taps and drinking bowls for dogs.
The drinking fountains can be used during the warm season (they may be turned off in the winter due to risk of frost).
View on map
This map shows you where the drinking fountains are located:
Register water connection
For information on how to register a water connection and on the related fees, please click here: