Water Security Agency

Water supporting a growing economy, a healthy environment and a strong quality of life for all Saskatchewan people.

The Water Security Agency is a unique organization in Canada – bringing together the majority of government’s core water management responsibilities in one place. When it comes to water resources, we provide a one window service for Saskatchewan citizens.

Popular Links

September 27, 2021
Join us for AgH2Onward Workshops

Learn About The Agricultural Water Management Strategy In Saskatchewan And How It Can Benefit Farmers And Ranchers in a Changing Climate Floods and droughts have become a far too common […]

September 15, 2021
Minister Bradshaw and MLA Skoropad Tour Water Management Infrastructure

September 15, 2021 – Last week, Minister responsible for Water Security Agency Fred Bradshaw, and Dana Skoropad, the MLA for Arm River toured the Gardiner Dam and area around Lake […]

September 1, 2021
Take Part in a Survey of Private Well Users in Saskatchewan

If you live in Saskatchewan, are over the age of 18, and your water comes from a private well, The University of Saskatchewan wants to hear from you! Take 15-20 […]

Recent Advisories

June 30, 2021
Stay Safe on the Water – Watch for Blue Green Algae

June 30, 2021 — The Water Security Agency and the Saskatchewan Ministry of Health are advising the public to avoid direct contact, intended or unintended consumption of any surface water […]

June 16, 2021
Well Above Normal Water Flows in Northern Saskatchewan

The Water Security Agency (WSA) advises the public that water flows are above to well above normal across most of northern Saskatchewan. Residents living along these areas are advised that high flows pose a safety risk and high water levels could damage property and infrastructure over the coming days and weeks. Further increases are expected from the rainfall received and expected this week.

May 17, 2021
Precautionary Drinking Water Advisories (PDWA) and Emergency Boil Water Orders (EBWO)

Precautionary Drinking Water Advisories (PDWA) and Emergency Boil Water Orders (EBWO)Currently in Effect for Waterworks that are Regulated by the Water Security Agency or Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment. Precautionary Drinking […]