Stage 1 Water Restrictions

Residents can use a sprinkler to water their lawns on odd or even days.


Residents can use a sprinkler to water their lawns in the early morning from 4:00 a.m. until 9:00 a.m., and the evenings from 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m., as follows:

  • You can water on even numbered days if you live in a house that ends with an even number (i.e. 2, 4, 6, 8, 0)
  • You can water on odd numbered days if you live in a house that ends with an odd number (i.e. 1, 3, 5, 7, 9)

You can water trees, shrubs, flowers, and vegetables on any day with a sprinkler during the prescribed hours for stage 1 lawn watering and on any day at any time if watering is done by hand held container, a hand held hose equipped with an automatic shut-off nozzle, or micro-irrigation and drip-irrigation systems.

For more information visit the Comox Valley Regional District Website