Proposed Water Supply and Wastewater Treatment System Regulations

The Water Supply and Wastewater Treatment System Regulations will be established under the Water Act to regulate public water supplies and municipal wastewater treatment systems.  Both the original and revised drafts of the regulations are found on this page.

The plain language summary for the revised draft of the regulations addresses only the changes between the two drafts.  For a full understanding of the regulations, please read the plain language summaries for both drafts.  The revised draft of these regulations are planned to be approved for implementation on June 16, 2021.

The revised draft of the proposed regulations and plain language documents are available below:

The proposed regulations and explanatory documentation are available below:


Published date: 
February 22, 2021
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