Designated Person (DP) – Board level responsibility for water safety
Responsible Person (RP) – Responsible for the overall management of water safety and provides the informed link to DP
Infection Control (IC) – Provides support on clinical susceptibility, interprets results and advises
Deputy RP / Authorised Person (AP) – Responsible for the daily management and operation of water systems
Competent Person (CP) – Responsible for working on the water systems (repairs, alterations) and /or monitoring of water systems
These are the typical water safety roles used within many public services and private sector organisations.