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Join us for our monthly webinar on May 22nd at 11am for 30 minutes. Our topic will be announced as we get closer to the date. We will send a reminder email the week before the webinar. Certified water operators can earn 0.05 CEUs by watching, then completing an online survey and quiz.

RTCR Sample Site Plans are Due September 30th

Please send your Sample Site Plans and map to DDW for review before September 30, 2017. Contact for questions.

Public Notices

  • Amended R309-105-15 and R309-400-12
    Amendments to R309-105-15 and R309-400-12 became effective on November 22, 2016

    H.B. 305 (2016) amended Title 19, Chapter 4, Subsection (1)(c)(iv) of the Utah Code by directing the Drinking Water Board to require a certified operator of a public water supplier to verify by signature and certification number, or a professional engineer performing the duties of a certified water operator to verify by signature and stamp, the accuracy of any data on water use and water supply submitted by the public water supplier to the Division. R309-105-15 and R309-400-12 implement the new requirements.

    The Water Use Data Form is an existing form used by the Division of Water Rights to collect monthly water use data from public water systems in Utah. The report is submitted annually to the Division of Water Rights.
  • Amended R309-535-5, Fluoridation
    An amendment to section R309-535-5, Fluoridation, became effective on March 7, 2017. The amendment reorganized and updated the fluoridation requirements. The other sections of the R309-535 remain unchanged.
  • R309-540 Pumping Facilities - rule revision anticipated in January 2017
    Based on the comments received during the September 2016 comment period, DDW intends to re-start the repeal and re-enactment of this rule January 2017
  • More Public Notices

Quick Links

  • GRAMA Request Form
    Information request form for Division of Drinking Water data.

  • Potential Construction Projects in Utah
    This list of potential construction projects is the Division's attempt to identify water systems that need construction projects to comply with the SDWA.

  • Utah Water Quality Alliance
    Formed in 1994 to assist drinking water utilities in water quality optimization projects and in updates of new regulations. For more information contact: Eva Nieminski, Ph. D. (801) 536-4189.

Ken Bousfield
Marie Owens, P.E. Director

P.O. Box 144830
Salt Lake City, Utah

Phone: (801) 536-4200
FAX: (801) 536-4211

Contacts: DDW


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Office Building
195 North 1950 West
Salt Lake City, Utah



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