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We are committed to the protection of drinking water and preventing the spread of water-borne diseases. In addition we work to alert and protect the public from chemical or other water contaminants. Drinking Water Officers throughout the Vancouver Coastal Health Authority approve, inspect and monitor drinking water supplies for compliance with regulatory requirements. Some of the services we provide include: Issuing operating permits for waterworks systems. Monitoring and auditing water systems for compliance with the Safe Drinking water regulations and the Federal Guidelines for Drinking Water Quality. Responding to complaints about poor water quality from users of community water works systems. Issuing boil water advisories to consumers should the water not be potable.

How to access

  • Contact us

    Contact us for any complaints or concerns regarding air quality in your community at (604) 233-3147.

Parking and transportation

Parking access to the parkade driveway is only available when driving East on Granville Avenue. 

Pay parking is available on 1st two levels of the parkade – pay machine on 1st level.

Richmond Place – 8100 Granville Avenue

Richmond Place at 8100 Granville Avenue in Richmond, B.C. is the location of various VCH services and programs that serve the Richmond community.

Drinking Water Safety

Drinking water safety protects drinking water and water-borne disease prevention through drinking water safety teams.