Region of Waterloo Form

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Welcome to the Region of Waterloo's Seed and/or Sod Watering Permit Application

Please complete this application to request a watering permit when applying seed and/or sod to your lawn as per the Region of Waterloo's Water Conservation By-Law (07-069). You only need a permit when the by-law is in effect, from May 31 to September 30 each year.

You can apply the same day as the seed or sod is being applied to your lawn. 

Once approved, watering permits are effective for a two week period. Watering instructions can be found on our Conserving Water webpage and will also be provided following the approval of your application.

There are no fees for this permit.

Seed and/or Sod Watering Permit Information

Please answer the following questions about the your seed and/or sod.  

Notice of Collection of Personal Information

Personal information on this form is collected under the authority of By-law 07-069 as passed pursant to Sections 8(3) and 11 of the Municipal Act, 2001, S.O., 2001, c. 25. The information will be used strictly for administration of this program including determining whether a change of watering day will be permitted. Any questions regarding the collection of this personal information should be directed to Dan Meagher, Supervisor of Communications & Source Water Protection Program, at or 519-575-4400 ext. 4423. 

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