Is Nelson BC Tap Water Safe to Drink?

Safe to Drink

Last Update12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

The estimated price of bottled water

$1.88 in USD (1.5-liter)

User Submitted Ratings for Nelson BC Tap Water

  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13% Very Low
  • Water Pollution 4% Very Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 88% Very High
  • Water Quality 96% Very High

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

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Can You Drink Tap Water in Nelson BC?


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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