Del Oro Community Water System

Water Quality Reports and Data Summaries

Bacteriological Water Data

Interior Health facilitates the sampling, transporting, and laboratory analysis for small water systems. Bacteriological and chemical sample results are stored in the Interior Health database. You can search the database below or visit Interior Health’s website.

Water Advisory Map

Drinking water advisories can be seen on Interior Health’s advisory map.

System Information

System Description

The majority of the system was developed in 1972, but the utility has received some capital upgrading for treatment improvements in 2004 and intake improvements in 2014


45 (approximately)

Water Source

The Del Oro water system derives source water from the South Thompson River

Treatment Process

Disinfection by sodium hypochlorite


Del Oro is a small residential community located 15 km from the eastern boundary of Kamloops on the Trans-Canada Highway (Route 1), on the south bank of the South Thompson River.

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