public services

Oh, the things we do!

The laundry list of public services that the District of Tofino provides is long and varied!

The wide range of services we provide include building and development, parks, recreation, childcare, and protective services such as bylaw enforcement, fire protection, and emergency planning. Managing municipal infrastructure, garbage and recycling, and our local cemetery are also high on the list. And there's much, much more.

We welcome you to explore this section to learn about how we serve you!

Info to know


Residents' Beach Parking

Eligible Tofino, Ahousaht, Opitsaht, Esowista, Hesquiaht and Tyhistanis residents can register online for a free annual permit.

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Public works

Water & Sewage

Tofino’s tap water is collected with gratitude from the rainforests protected by Tla-o-qui-aht Tribal Parks in the Hahuulthii of the Tla-o-qui-aht Ha'wiih.

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Register for Emergency Notifications

In times of crisis, it's important that the public has access to trusted, timely and accurate information to ensure their own safety and that of their family and loved ones.

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Public Services News & Announcements

Tofino Election 2022: Determination of Official Election Results

October 17, 2022

Determination of official election results for the 2022 General Local Election held Saturday, October 15, 2022.

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Tofino Election 2022: Preliminary Election Results

October 15, 2022

Preliminary results for the 2022 General Local Election held Saturday, October 15, 2022.

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Public Notice

Tonquin Connector Temporary Closure

September 23, 2022

The Tonquin Connector will be temporarily closed from Monday, September 26, until Wednesday, September 28, 2022.

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