Car Wash Ban

August 09, 2022

Public Service Announcement

Car Wash Ban

August 9, 2022 – Iqaluit, Nunavut


The City would like to remind residents that the water ban for car washes is still in effect. This ban includes all motor vehicles and boats, whether for personal or commercial use and is applicable to City treated water. The car wash ban does not apply to the use of rain collected water or non City treated lake water.

This notice is issued in accordance with section 206(3) of Bylaw 200.

These measures are necessary, and are part of the City’s water management strategy. The City would like to remind residents to continue to be water wise, and conserve our water supply.

Certain exemptions may be granted by the City for emergency vehicles, such as ambulances and fire trucks.

The City thanks you for your understanding and support.


Additional information:


Rod Mugford

Chief Enforcement Officer | 867-979-5670ᐱᕙᓪᓕᐊᔪᑦ