Drinking Water

Inspecting the water we drink

Drinking Water

The protection of our drinking water is crucial to preventing the spread of water-borne disease and protecting us from chemical or other contamination.

Our environmental health officers approve, inspect and monitor drinking water supplies to ensure they comply with regulatory requirements.


Find out about current boil water advisories.

Water quality readings

Metro Vancouver tests drinking water in our three reservoirs for cloudiness (turbidity). For daily readings, visit the Metro Vancouver website:

Drinking water concerns?

Water quality resources

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