Stage 1 Watering Restrictions In Effect Monday, May 1

Stage 1 Watering Restrictions come into effect on Monday, May 1.

We've had a wet Spring season, but as required by the Waterworks Bylaw, Stage 1 water conservation measures are in effect each year from May 1 through October 31.

These restrictions are in effect for the Municipality of North Cowichan, City of Duncan, Cowichan Valley Regional District, Cowichan Tribes, Mill Bay Water District, Cowichan Bay Water District, Town of Lake Cowichan, and Town of Ladysmith.

During Stage 1: Watering may occur between the hours of 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. OR 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Even numbered houses may water on even dates. Odd numbered houses may water on odd dates.

Further information on Water Conservation Measures and FAQs can be found here: