The Rivers State Water Regulatory Commission is established the Rivers State Water Sector of 2012. The Commission’s Board consists of the following Part-time Members:

(a) Chairman;

(b) One nominee each of the following –

(i) a Legal practitioner who must be a member of the Nigerian Bar Association, Port Harcourt Branch or any of the Branches of the Bar in Rivers State who shall be with a minimum of fifteen (15) years cognate post-call experience;

(ii) an NGO, who is a professional with a minimum of ten years cognate experience in advocacy in the water sanitation sector of the State;

(iii) Port Harcourt Chamber of Commerce, Industry Mines and Agriculture; and

(iv) State Chapter of the Nigerian Society of Engineers with a minimum of 15 years cognate experience who shall be registered with COREN.

(v) State chapter of the Council of Mining Engineers and Geoscientist (COMEG)

(vi) a representative of the Ministry of Water Resources and Rural Development;

(vii) a representative of the Ministry of Environment.

(c) a chartered accountant or an Economist with a minimum of 15 years cognate experience appointed by the Governor.

(d) The Director General of the Commission.