Engineering & Public Works

Engineering and Public Works is responsible for planning, implementing and operating the systems of high-quality water for consumption and fire fighting. The Department disposes of sanitary waste, and operates drainage and transportation facilities including roads, sidewalks, street lighting, traffic signal systems, and the corporate fleet. The Department also coordinates the Capital Works program for new streets and transportation systems, drainage, water and sewer systems, and maintains record drawings and high quality maps of the City.

Engineering and Public Works is responsible for solid waste collection from single family properties, coordinating the biweekly curbside pickup of garbage and recyclable materials and operating the drop-off depot located at the Public Works Yard, 1771 Elgin Road.

One of the many projects the Department is responsible for is the Uplands Sewer Separation Project. For information, please click here.


Engineering Department - Oak Bay Municipal Hall
2167 Oak Bay Avenue
Victoria BC, V8R 1G2
Phone: 250-598-2042
Fax: 250-598-9108
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Director of Engineering - Daniel Horan
Phone: 250-598-3311 ext. 7421

Oak Bay Public Works
1771 Elgin Road
Victoria BC, V8R 5L7
Phone: 250-598-4501
Fax: 250-595-3628
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Superintendent of Public Works - David Brozuk
Phone:  250-598-4501

Operations Manager - Terry Johnson
Phone: 250-598-4501