New Wet Tap Procedure on City of Toronto Contracts


Published on: 05/06/2017

The Ontario Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change has issued an order stipulating that all wet taps performed on contracts for the City of Toronto must be performed by, or under the supervision of, a Certified Operator in accordance with Ontario Regulation 128/04. The City of Toronto must comply with this order on or before July 1, 2017.

As a result, and effective June 19, 2017, the City of Toronto is implementing a new protocol respecting the performance and verification of wet taps undertaken by contractors on all projects administered by Engineering and Construction Services. All contractors are required to comply with this protocol by following the process set out below.

For any information regarding Wet Tap courses, please contact Lisa Pryce by email at or by phone at (416) 242-7551

download Download Wet Tap Procedures Notice
download Download Wet Tapping Watermains

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