Stage 3 Water Conservation Measures go into effect Friday, July 16

The Province has increased the drought rating to Level 4 for East Vancouver Island. In response, water conservation measures will increase to Stage 3 across North Cowichan effective Friday, July 16, 2021 until further notice.

Under Stage 3 restrictions, sprinkling is not permitted and maximum reduction of water use is recommended. Additional details regarding Stage 3 restrictions can be found at Please refer to the Water Conservation Measures & FAQ chart for information on Stage 3 restrictions and exemptions.

Additional drought information from the Province can be found here: Drought Information

For more information:
Engineering Department