Office of Drinking Water

The Office of Drinking Water protects public health and ensures Virginians have a safe and adequate supply of drinking water.  Review the Drinking Water Standards.

Waterworks After-Hours Emergency Call Center: 1-866-531-3068



NEW~Upcoming training opportunities for Waterworks Operators and Owners: 

Operation and Maintenance of Distribution Systems

September 17-21, 2018
Roanoke, Virginia

Establishing a Successful and Sustainable Waterworks: Revenues, Rates and Funding

September 24-17, 2018
Richmond, Virginia

Contaminants of Concern: Chemistry, Toxicity and Treatment

October 15-17, 2018
Richmond, Virginia

Hands-On Training at a Full Scale Water Plant

October 25-26, 2018
Salem, Virginia

Groundwater Math for Small Systems

November 5-7, 2018
Richmond, Virginia