Health & Safety 

The City of Brantford is committed to ensuring the highest levels of safety for our residents and visitors.  Take some time to navigate through the links and familiarize yourself with Brantford's official Emergency Plan and Pandemic Planning initiatives, or the City's police, fire, emergency and medical services and programs.

Water Programs

Backflow Prevention

Help Stop Backflow! Have you ever opened a water tap and got something other than clean, safe water?Click to learn how can you protect your potable water supply from incidents of backflow.

Bulk Water Filling Stations

A Bulk Water Station is now available in the City of Brantford for use by customers to fill their water trucks. Click to find station locations and rates for bulk water.

Lead Water Service Replacement

This program enables property owners of residential dwellings who meet the eligibility requirements to access a grant for the replacement of private lead water services. Click for more information on this grant program and to see if you qualify.

Source Water Protection

It is important to protect the sources of municipal drinking water to ensure there's enough safe water now and into the future. Click to see how individual property owners can undertake projects to protect drinking water sources

Water Conservation

In Canada, most people depend on a municipal water supply for their needs. Growing population and economic development is increasing demand on these water supply systems. Click to see our tips on how you can reduce indoor and outdoor water use.

Waterwise Gardening

Waterwise gardens are a beautiful alternative to the traditional lawn and garden, and survive on rainfall alone after roots are established. Click to use drought-tolerant plants to create a sustainable landscape while conserving water

Waterwise Landscape Recognition Program

A program recognizing the efforts of Brantford residents who have converted a significant portion of their property to be Waterwise. Click to use drought-tolerant plants to create a sustainable landscape while conserving water

Water Week

We apologize for the inconvenience, but due to construction, we are unable to have water week this year. Please check back for updates. A link will be available upon the start of the program.

Water Quality Reports

Check out the Water Programs & Reports pages while you're here - from where our drinking water originates to how it is treated, we've got all the information you'll need about Brantford's water.

Water Quality Testing Frequently Asked Questions

Water Quality Reports

MOE Annual Reports

Asbestos Management Program

The City of Brantford is continuing to develop its Asbestos Management Program which encompasses the inspection/re-inspection of all City owned or operated facilities. Click to find out more about this ongoing program.

Water Safety - Sanitary & Storm Sewers

Ever wondered how storm and sanitary sewer systems work?  Wonder no more!  Water Main Break Emergencies