Stage 1 watering restrictions come into effect today in Nanaimo, the Regional District of Nanaimo and the communties in between.
Stage 1 consists of night-time watering only, between 7:00 pm and 7:00 am, any day of the week.

The City of Nanaimo, in cooperation with other water suppliers in the Regional District of Nanaimo, recently adopted a unified approach to watering restrictions.

Stage 2 water restrictions will run from May 1st to September 30th.