Water Department

Water Emergencies

For water emergencies outside of regular business hours (Monday-Thursday 7 am to 4 pm and Friday 7 am to 11 am) or on an observed holiday please contact the Provincetown Police Department at (508) 487-1212 in order to dispatch an on-call technician. Please note that there is a fee for after-hours call-outs.
Real Estate Transfer Policy (PDF)
Policy for obtaining a final Water & Sewer bill when a property is sold 

FOR YOUR INFORMATION

Annual Water Quality Reports


Meeting the requirements of the Safe Drinking Water Act, the Provincetown Water Department is proud to provide you with the Annual Drinking Water Quality Report for 2017. Find it (PDF)

Past Water Quality Reports

2016 (PDF) 2015 (PDF) 2010 (PDF) 2006 (PDF)

2014 (PDF) 2009 (PDF) 2005 (PDF) 2013 (PDF) 2008 (PDF) 2004 (PDF)

2012 (PDF) 2007 (PDF) 2003 (PDF)

2011 (PDF) 2006 (PDF)  2002 (PDF)

 Water Pumpage Report
View summary of Water Pumpage 1998-2017 (PDF)

2016 Water System Update

On February 11, 2016 the Water Department presented a Water System update at a joint meeting of the Provincetown and Truro Boards of Selectmen. You can view the presentation online (PDF).

Water Rules & Regulations

View Water Rules & Regulations (PDF)

CROSS CONNECTION - Informational Document (PDF)

Water Use Restrictions

By order of the Provincetown Water and Sewer Board, water use restrictions are in effect from June 1 through October 1 in each calendar year (Water Rules and Regulations Section 2.18). View details (PDF)

Violators are subject to fines and termination of water service. (Water Rules and Regulations Section 7.5)

Elderly Low-Income Water & Sewer Exemption

Effective April 15, 2009, the Provincetown Water and Sewer Board adopted an exemption equal to one-half of the charges for water service per billing cycle for those elderly low-income ratepayers who meet the requirements for a Clause 41C real estate tax exemption, as administered by the Board of Assessors.

Effective April 15, 2016, the Provincetown Water and Sewer Board adopted an exemption equal to one-half of the charges for sewer service per billing cycle for those elderly low-income ratepayers who meet the requirements for a Clause 41C real estate tax exemption, as administered by the Board of Assessors. Contact the Board of Assessors for further details.

Contact the Board of Assessors for further details.