Water exemption permits

Water exemption permit applications are now closed. Restrictions are in effect May 1 to October 15.

Water exemption permits will not be issued in stage 2, 3, or 4 of the Drinking Water Conservation By-law 12086.

Existing permits issued in stage 1 can continue to be used until the permit expires. See section 3.5 of by-law 12086 for details on permits.

When you can apply for an exemption

You can apply for a water exemption permit if you are:

 Unsure about watering regulations and permits? Email Water Conservation at water@vancouver.ca

Contact Engineering Client Services

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

Monday to Friday (except holidays)
8:30am to 4pm, by appointment only

Phone: 604-871-6730