General Water Conservation Practices

Water Conservation 

Residents are reminded that water conservation measures should always be undertaken and even more so during warm, dry weather to assist with water usage and supply as part of the utility service arrangements.  

The residential water systems in Thornhill are governed by Bylaw No. 582 which describes your responsibilities as a property owner. Details of Stage 1 and Stage 2 Water Use Restrictions including irrigation limitations, water usage for swimming pools, washing (not including laundry) and allowable irrigation times can be found in Schedule "C".  

Please take some time to review these requirements should water usage and supply warrant water restriction measures.


Here are some simple tips that can help reduce the amount of water consumers use in their daily activities both outdoors and in.