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Is Abbotsford Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Yes! Generally Safe to Drink*

LAST UPDATED: 12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Abbotsford?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

Tap Safe includes data from many publicly available sources, including the WHO (World Health Organization), CDC (Center for Disease Control), and user submitted databases, but unfortunately there's not enough data about Abbotsford.

To see user submitted ratings of the water quality for Canada, see the "User Submitted Ratings" box on this page.


Tap Water Abbottsford, located in Abbottsford, New South Wales, is the third largest town in the Dukes of York area and is situated on the banks of the River Oxenham. The area around the banks of the river is full of farm and grazing land. The town draws a steady stream of tourists who come to see the natural beauty that Abbottsford offers. As a result, the quality of tap water in Abbottsford is quite good. However, it is not without its share of problems.

The name "Abbottsford" was selected after an old man called Doctor Robinson who lived in the area in the 1800s. He had a store where he sold fish, corn, cheese, eggs, hops, milk, vegetables, meats, and salt. It was said that the local population used this fish paste to make good tap water. The problem with this is that it contains a very high percentage of salt and consequently is unsanitary. It also contains a very high percentage of minerals.

In order to bring the water to a more acceptable qualit

The estimated price of bottled water

$2.18 in USD (1.5-liter)


Abbotsford tap water
  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 18% Very Low
  • Water Pollution 35% Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 82% Very High
  • Water Quality 65% High

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Abbotsford, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

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Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.

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