Rize Wastewater Project

Priority area

Water (infrastructure related activities) / Environment and Climate Action


Rize Municipality


Wastewater Treatment Plant 27 months
April 2021 – July 2023

Wastewater Collection System 24 months
March 2021 – March 2023

EU contribution (Euro)


Brief description of the project and main objectives

Construction of wastewater treatment plant and wastewater collection system.
Improving the water quality of Black Sea via reducing pollution load caused by untreated wastewater discharge in the existing situation and contribute to improvement of public health.
Overcoming the operational problems in the sewerage system through construction of wastewater network.



Achievements / expected outputs

Wastewater treatment plant and wastewater collection system.
With the construction of the wastewater treatment plant, the needs of the region in terms of wastewater treatment services will be met until 2047.