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.

Learn more about parking

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.

Learn more about Public Works

Voyent alert

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.

Learn More Notification System

Public Services News & Announcements

2021 Annual Municipal Report

June 14, 2022

The District of Tofino is pleased to present the 2021 Annual Municipal Report to the residents of Tofino.⁠

Read More
Public Notice

Water Service Repair

June 10, 2022

Repair of broken water service and shutdown of local water services on Third St between Gibson and Neil.

Read More

Multi-Use Path Rehab

June 3, 2022

Construction on a section of the MUP damaged by roots will begin on Monday, June 6, 2022. The upgrades are anticipated to be complete within a 3-week period.

Read More