BCWA obtains all of our water supply from the Providence Water Supply Board’s Scituate Reservoir. The Scituate, along with 4 small reservoirs, contains 41 billion gallons of high quality drinkingwaterwater. Check out this page to learn more about the pristine Scituate Reservoir!


It is the Bristol County Water Authority’s job to safeguard the quality of the drinking water from this source while working to ensure a reliable long-term supply for our community. If you have a question or concern about the water quality at your home or business, please call our customer service department at 401-245-2022 or email You may be able to troubleshoot some water quality issues on your own; check out this page for some helpful tips. Information on water quality is provided annually to the public via our annual Water Quality Report.