► The Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and Parks launched the Operator Workforce Matching Portal to help system owners and operating authorities find available certified and licensed operators.

Certified operators are invited to register, including Operators-in-Training and Class I to IV operators. System owners and operating authorities can use the portal to search for  operators by location, certificate class and type and location, and connect directly with them. All registrations are verified by OWWCO for accuracy. For instructions on using the portal, please click here.

For more information about the portal, please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions page on our website.

► Guidance Update – Temporary Certificate Renewals for Drinking Water Operators and Water Quality Analysts

►  Operator certification and licensing program changes under the amended emergency order for drinking water system and sewage works

Extended Certificate/Licence FAQs

►  Link to the Emergency Order CDWI Notification to Stakeholders

►  Please see message from the Chief Drinking Water Inspector – Enhanced Measures to Ensure Continuity of Operations for Ontario’s Water Systems dated March 24, 2020

►  Link to the amended O. Reg. 75/20 made under the Reopening Ontario (A Flexible Response to COVID-19) Act on eLaws: