Among the main objectives of the association is the spread at all levels of issues related to water quality and knowledge of physico-chemical and microbiological parameters that characterize it. The Association is working on a number of fronts including the most important, that is the role of interlocutor with institutions, through which, among other purposes, it promotes interests and demands of the industry by participating in the drafting and revising of the official texts.

The objectives of Aqua Italia and of its member-companies, are also working for a substantial reduction of energy waste, the elimination of pollutants hazardous to humans and the environment and saving what is now universally recognized as the planet's most important resource: water. Aqua Italia plays and supports numerous information and dissemination of the culture of water such as conferences and communication projects on a larger scale, dedicated to both the sector players and the general public.