Austin Water delivers drinking water of the highest quality providing exceptional value and reliability. Austin Water's annual "consumer confidence reports" describe the overall quality of water from its raw collection and storage to the treated purity at your tap. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires that all drinking water suppliers provide a water quality report to their customers on an annual basis.


Austin2018 Water Quality Report

Austin Water did not meet the turbidity standards in October 2018. However, the turbidity standards were met during the other 11 months of 2018. Austin Water was in full compliance with all other State and EPA national primary drinking water regulations during the 12-month period covered by this report. Austin Water had no violations of listed contaminants in 2018. Austin’s drinking water is fluoridated to EPA standards. For concerns with taste, odor, or color of drinking water call 512-972-0153. Para asistencia en Español, por favor llame a 512-972-0155.


Water Loss
  • Austin - 2018 Water Infrastructure Leak Index* = 3.84

*The Infrastructure Leakage Index (ILI) measures the efficiency of water loss control efforts. It is calculated by taking the real losses, water lost due to leaks, and dividing them by the unavoidable real losses. This number is calculated by American Water Works Association standards.



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