San Jose Water Company

110 West Taylor Street

San Jose, CA 95110

(408) 279-7900 (Customer Service)

(408) 279-7917 (FAX)



Contact Us


You are here

Water Shortage Contingency Plan Approved Effective June 15, 2015

Posted on 06/13/2015 at 05:30 PM

San Jose Water Company’s Water Shortage Contingency Plan has been approved by the California Public Utilities Commission.  Effective June 15, 2015, drought surcharges will apply for customers who exceed their allocations. Click here for more i...

SJWC Files Water Shortage Contingency Plan

Posted on 05/12/2015 at 07:04 AM

Effective on or about June 15, 2015, San Jose Water Company (SJWC) will implement a mandatory program aimed at reducing usage by 30%. Pursuant to Executive Order B-29-15 by the Governor of the State of California, and by orders by the State Wate...

Comprehensive Drought Information

Posted on 05/08/2015 at 09:57 AM

With California facing one of the most severe droughts in history, Governor Brown declared a drought State of Emergency in January 2014 calling on all residents to conserve water. The Governor also issued Executive Orders in April and September 2014 ...

Notice of State Water Resources Control Board Emergency Regulation

Posted on 04/17/2015 at 04:36 PM

Under order of the California Public Utilities Commission, San Jose Water Company is notifying its customers of the State Water Resources Control Board’s (Board) water restrictions and fines for violations of the Board’s Emergency Regulations....

Santa Clara Valley Water District Sets New Conservation Target

Posted on 03/25/2015 at 05:49 PM

On March 24, 2015, the Santa Clara Valley Water District increased the conservation target from 20% to 30% of 2013 usage and also recommended outdoor irrigation be limited to two days per week through December 31, 2015. The State Water Resources Cont...

San Jose Water Company Conservation Video Honored

Posted on 01/13/2015 at 08:00 AM

The California Urban Water Conservation Council, an organiza......

State Water Board Emergency Regulation To Control Water Use During Drought

Posted on 08/21/2014 at 07:08 PM

Click here to view the Notice in English. Click here to view the Notice in Spanish. Additional water conservation rules established by the California Public Utilities Commission are also in effect. To view a complete list of rules, pl...

SJWC's Conservation Efforts in Response to the Governor’s Drought Declaration

Posted on 06/18/2014 at 11:35 AM

The Governor of California and the Santa Clara Valley Water District have called on all residents to continue to be water wise in their consumption. At this time mandatory conservation is not in effect.  ...

SCVWD Sets Water Use Reduction Target

Posted on 01/30/2014 at 09:02 AM

A record dry 2013 has prompted the Santa Clara Valley Water District to set a water use reduction target of 10%. While Santa Clara County is blessed to have a diverse water supply portfolio that makes the region more drought-tolerant, the continued ...

Value of Water Campaign

Posted on 10/14/2013 at 03:44 PM

You probably give very little thought to where your water comes from or how it is delivered to your home. Not many people do, and that’s okay because it’s our job to provide you with reliable water service 24/7, 365 days of the year, as w...