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Drinking Water

Drinking Water Safety

Advisories and notifications

Find out about current water advisories and what advisories mean.

Drinking Water Inspection reports

View inspection reports on drinking water systems.

Water Sampling Drop-off Locations and Times

Please refer to the sampling schedule (PDF) for water sampling drop off locations and times.

Small Water system Operator’s Course

Northern Health is offering a training course for small water system operators. This course is being held in various communities throughout Northern Health to provide quality training for northern communities. Please contact your local environmental health office for more information.

Drinking Water sample results

View water sample results on drinking water systems.

Drinking water concerns?

Visit our drinking water investigations and complaints page to learn more.

Applying for a permit?

Construction: Anyone who is building or has built a water system requires construction approval from a public health engineer. Find out how to apply for a construction permit through Engineering Direct.

Operating: Anyone who owns or operates a water supply system which provides water for domestic purposes requires a valid water supply operating permit. Find out how to apply for a permit.


Visit Drinking Water Resources for operators and private well owners for forms, guidelines, and other information.