Want to better understand your water use?  Log-on to MyWaterToronto to view your water use by day, week, month or year.


Practicing water efficiency makes good business sense. By reducing your water use, you can:

  • Lower operating costs – the less water you use, the less you spend on water, wastewater, chemicals and energy
  • Enhance your public image by demonstrating your commitment to the environment
  • Increase your competitiveness by saving money and attracting new loyal customers

Toronto Water offers a number of programs and services to help businesses better manage their water use.

Capacity Buyback Program

Open to commercial and institutional organizations, the Program offers a free water audit and one-time cash rebate.

Industrial Water Rate Program

Open to industrial water customers, the Industrial Water Rate offers a discounted water rate (called the Block 2 rate) to manufacturers that implement a water conservation plan.

Sewer Surcharge Rebate Program

Open to industrial, commercial and institutional water customers, the Program offers a rebate on water not discharged into the sanitary sewer system (i.e. water evaporated from cooling towers or used to make a product).

Toronto Water staff can help your business with:

  • Better understanding your water use through:
    • water audits
    • reviewing your water consumption history
    • discussing best management practices
  • Water service issues, such as:

Partners in Project Green is a not-for-profit that can help you build your water conservation plan, meet experts in the field, source and take advantage of vendor discounts, and more.