Stage 1 Water Restrictions

Posted: September 13, 2017

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All residents and businesses of the District of Tofino are advised that due to significant rainfall and continuing precipitation, effective immediately the District of Tofino will return to Stage 1 Water Restrictions until further notice. The District would like to thank the community for their water conservation efforts and encourages everyone to remain mindful of water usage.

During Stage 1:

        Watering of lawns, gardens, trees and landscaped areas is restricted to use of a hand-held hose with an         automatic shut-off mechanism, hand-held canister, or use of a sprinkler or a drip irrigation system.

        Odd numbered civic addresses may water on Monday and Thursday between the hours of 6:00 a.m. to         9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m.; and

        Even numbered civic addresses may water on Tuesday and Friday between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and         9:00a.m. and 7:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m.

        All other outdoor uses of water may only be undertaken with the use of containers or a handheld hose         with an automatic shut-off mechanism.

District of Tofino Water Use and Conservation Bylaw 1224, 2016


For more information, please visit or contact:

District of Tofino Office

(T) 250.725.3229