Water and Wastewater

Whistler ♥s Water – Let's work together to use less.
By using our drinking water wisely, we can save it for drinking and fire protection.

Drinking fountain photo by Justa Jeskova
Where Our Water Comes From

Whistler's water quality standards are very high and drinking water is safe to drink straight from the tap.

Conservation photo by Justa Jeskova
Using Water Wisely

It can be easy to forget that water is a precious and limited resource even in Whistler where we receive a considerable amount of rain. It doesn't take long though for water supplies to run short during a drought period in the summer months.

Wastewater image by Mike Crane

The RMOW operates one of the most advanced wastewater treatment facilities in Canada. Nearly every property in Whistler is connected to the municipal sewage system.

To report any issue with water or wastewater, contact:


To report an emergency issue with water or wastewater, contact:

Utilities Department 604-935-8300
After-hours emergency 604-935-8320


Community Performance Indicators

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