Drinking Water Quality

CRD Water Quality staff monitor the quality of our drinking water by providing sample collection and analytical testing in the Greater Victoria Drinking Water System and water quality oversight for a number of CRD-operated small water systems in the Capital Regional District.

Drinking Water Regulations

Public drinking water in British Columbia must conform to the BC Provincial Regulations and to the Federal Guidelines. Read more >>

Water Quality Reports and Data Summaries

Small Water Systems

Water Quality Division

The Water Quality Division provides sample collection and analytical testing in the Greater Victoria Drinking Water System and water quality oversight for a number of CRD-operated small water systems in the Capital Regional District.

Alerts & Notices

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  • Water Interruption Notice: Fulford Water Service - Salt Spring Island (Nov 15, 2018)

    On Thursday, November 15, 2018 between the hours of 8am and 8pm, the CRD will be carrying out repair work on the Fulford Water System on Salt Spring Island. Water service will be interrupted for a short period of time. Read more >>

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  • Water Interruption Notice: Highland Water Service - Salt Spring Island (Nov 8, 2018)

    On Thursday, November 8, 2018 between the hours of 8am and 8pm, the CRD will be carrying out emergency repair work on the Highland Water System on Salt Spring Island. Water service will be interrupted for a short period of time. Read more >>

Drinking Water Emergencies / Leaks

Call CRD: 250.474.9630

Water Main Flushing

Water mains in Greater Victoria are flushed each Fall and Winter. Read more >>

Contact Water Quality Staff

Concerns or comments about the quality of your drinking water? Contact Drinking Water Quality staff at 250.474.9643.

Jessica Dupuis, Water Quality Officer
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