Maps & Apps

Halifax Water's Public Maps & Application Gallery

Halifax Water is proud to provide a gallery of maps, mapping applications, and relevant mapping resources for public access. Use these to learn more about our services, infrastructure, major projects and more.

Fire Hydrant

Fire Hydrants & Catchbasins

Halifax Water maintains approximately 8,404 public hydrants and 24,398 public catchbasins throughout the Halifax region. In an effort to better care for this critical infrastructure, Halifax Water has created a map marking the locations of hydrants.

Learn More information about Fire Hydrants & Catchbasins

Public Application Gallery

Lead Service Line Boundary

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The Lead Service Line Boundary map displays the geographical region in which lead service lines may have been installed in Halifax. The app allows users to search a civic address to determine if an address falls within or outside the boundary.

Water Meter Upgrade Program

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    Get a new, upgraded water meter free of charge! Use the map to see where Halifax Water is currently installing upgrades, where we are finished and where we are going next and book your appointment.


      Source Water Protection Areas

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        Source water refers to the lakes, rivers, streams and groundwater where our drinking water comes from. Help us protect these areas by keeping them clean and untouched by avoiding these areas as much as possible.

        Stormwater Service Boundary

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          Is your property within the Halifax Water stormwater service boundary? Look it up by typing in your address, use your civic address or your Parcel ID. This boundary map is for the Halifax Water site related stormwater charge only. 


            Where Does My Wastewater Go?

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              Which of the seven wastewater treatment facilities handles your wastewater? Or is it one of the seven smaller treatment plants? Find out by typing in your address.

                Where Does My Water Come From?

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                  With three large and six smaller water supply plants, do you know where your water comes from? Simply type in your address and find out.


                    Fire Hydrant & Catchbasin Map

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                      Fire hydrants and catchbasins are both critical pieces of infrastructure for the communities within the  municipality. This map marks their locations with the hope they can be better cared for.

                        Bulk Water Filling Station Locations

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                          Bulk filling stations allow bulk water haulers to get potable water from the distribution system year round, 24 hours per day.


                            Public Mapping

                            Water Treatment Plants

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                              Fun facts, figures, location information and process information for Halifax Water owned and operated Water Supply Plants.

                                Wastewater Treatment Facilities

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                                  Fun facts, figures, location information and process information for Halifax Water owned and operated Wastewater Treatment Facilities.

                                  Public Data Initiatives

                                  Capital Projects

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                                  Capital projects identified by Halifax Water as potentially impacting customers during the construction phase have been included in this layer and are depicted in Halifax’s Capital Projects Web Application. The construction of these projects is planned to take place during the 2019-2020 fiscal year. Projects listed as being in the category 'Halifax Water/HRM - Joint' will be carried out in conjunction with Halifax Municipality activities to minimize disruption for residents. Layer is projected in WGS84 Web Mercator (Auxiliary Sphere).

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                                  GIS SYMBOLOGY

                                  • Halifax Water uses standardized representation to symbolize their distribution and collection systems. Reference this documentation for our GIS Legend.


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                                  GIS FEATURE CODES

                                  • Halifax Water uses unique Feature Codes (FCodes) to catalogue their distribution and collection system GIS assets.  Reference this document for our GIS FCode Table.


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                                  OPEN DATA

                                  • Utility datasets are distributed through Halifax Regional Municipality's open data catalogue.  Terms of Use are defined in Halifax Water's Open Data Policy.


                                  Contact Us For More Information

                                  If you have questions or would like additional information visit the Public Halifax Water App Gallery or contact us through the Halifax Water Customer Care Centre at 902-420-9287