Pritchard 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 system was constructed in 1972 and upgraded in 2010


169 (approximately)

Water Source

The Pritchard water system obtains its water from a river intake in the South Thompson River

Treatment Process

Disinfection with sodium hypochlorite

Annual Watering Restrictions

Watering restrictions are in place for all TNRD water systems from May 1 to September 15. Watering is prohibited between the hours of 11 am and 6 pm. Even numbered houses can water on even days and odd numbered houses can water on odd days. To learn more and find helpful tips for water conservation, visit our Watering Restrictions webpage.


Pritchard is a small rural residential community located 40 kilometres east of Kamloops on the Trans-Canada Highway.

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