Clean Water Act

Pouring water into glass on a blue backgroundOntario's Clean Water Act and associated Regulations help to protect Ontario's drinking water sources through the development and implementation of locally developed Source Protection Plans.

See the Clean Water Act.


The Government of Ontario has made the following regulations under the Clean Water Act:

Source Protection Areas and Regions O.Reg. 284/07
Service of Documents O.Reg. 231/07
Source Protection Committee O.Reg. 288/07
General Regulation  O. Reg 287/07  This regulation includes details on the Assessment Report, Terms of Reference, Time Limits and Micellaneous information

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