Welcome to the District of Peachland Water Department. If you want additional information not posted on this site, please feel free to contact the Water Department Office at (250) 767-2108 Regular office hours are Monday to Friday, 7:30 am - 3:30pm.Clean water is the most precious natural asset in the Okanagan – essential to the beauty of our landscapes, our healthy economy and the well-being of our citizens. The Okanagan Basin Water Board (OBWB) was instituted in 1970 through a collaboration of the three Okanagan regional districts to provide leadership on water issues that span the entire valley – recognizing the need to work together to protect our common resources.
The following water conservation measures are in effect: Stage 1
Turbidity levels are the measurement of the concentration of suspended particles in the water.
Good = less than 1 NTU
Fair = 1 to 5 NTU
Poor = greater than 5 NTU
Interior Health and the Peachland Water Department remind customers of the provincial recommendation that newborns and people with weakened immune systems drink boiled water or a safe alternative at all times if served by an unfiltered surface water source. Read more about WATER QUALITY, COLOUR AND TURBIDITY