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Get a water and sewer connection permit

A water and sewer connection permit allows you to connect your new property with the City's water, sanitary, and stormwater sewer services.

When you need the permit

This permit is needed when you are building a new home or any other type of building, or renovating an existing building. 

Building a house or laneway house? Houses or laneway houses go through a different application process for commercial water and sewer permits. Review what is required

Steps to getting a commercial water and sewer connection permit

Contact Client Services

5th floor, Crossroads
507 West Broadway
(at Cambie St)
Vancouver BC, V5Z 0B4

Monday to Friday
(except holidays)
8:30am to 5:00pm

Phone: 604-871-6730


Have you submitted an application online?

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