Effective Monday, March 1, 2021, at 12:01 a.m., the Grey Bruce Health Unit moves to the Green Prevent Level of the Ontario COVID-19 Response Framework.

COVID-19 Vaccine Update: We are currently not booking vaccinations. Please avoid calling in an attempt to schedule vaccinations at this time. For week of March 1, vaccinations will focus on 2nd dose for all LTCH residents; First Responders (Police and Fire); Community Health Care Workers in Highest/Very High Categories; Community Needle Exchange Partners; and over 80 clients. For clients 80 years of age and older - primary care should be reaching out to them directly; and, for those in this group who do not have a primary care provider (or have a primary care provider outside of the Grey/Bruce region, a 1800 # will soon be available to book appointments.

Please do not call your healthcare provider to book an appointment.

Please do not call Health Unit to book an appointment.

Vaccine rollout details

Safe Water


The goal of the Safe Water Program is to reduce the incidence of water-borne illness and recreational water-related injuries in the community. We believe that safe drinking water is a fundamental component of a healthy community and that our citizens have a right to a safe and reliable supply of drinking water.


Private Drinking Water


Private Drinking Water

Water Sources and Wells, Water Treatment, Water Testing

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Public Drinking Water


Public Drinking Water

Municipal and Small Drinking Water Systems, Drinking Water Advisories

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Recreational Water


Recreational Water

Public Pools, Spas, Public Beaches and Beach Monitoring

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Protect Drinking water poster



Additional Resources:

Public Health Ontario

Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change

Health Canada - Drinking Water

Drinking Water Source Protection



Public health standards and protocols

Source water protection and Clean Water Act

Safe Drinking Water Act and Regulations