Island Health
1952 Bay Street Victoria, B.C. V8R 1J8 | Visit Official Website
1705 Alberni Highway Port Alberni, BC V9Y 8P4
This facility was given a High hazard rating. More info

Inspection Information

Facility Type

2-14 Connections

Inspection Type


Inspection Date

January 23, 2019

Number of critical violations


Number of non-critical violations


A summary of the violations found during the inspection are listed below.



Critical Interruption of Treatment


Non-Critical Inadequate Microbiological Analysis data


Non-Critical Inadequate Chemical Analysis Data

The Water System consists of a surface source, 50/5 micron + 1 micron absolute cartridge filters and UV disinfection. An Emergency Response Plan is posted in the treatment building along with procedures to be followed in the event of a boil water advisory. The plan must be reviewed regularly to ensure it is up-to-date if any changes are made, updates must be forwarded to the Environmental Health Officer. The Water Operator has completed the Water Safe training course proof of completion (certificate) must be forwarded to the Environmental Health Officer (EHO). An Annual Report was not completed for 2017 the annual report for 2018 must be completed and provided to the users of the water system and the EHO by June 30, 2019. Records of all maintenance carried out on the system must be maintained including the date of all filter and bulb changes.