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Rain Barrel Program

Rain barrels are a great way for you to keep your gardens watered and growing. It collects and stores rainwater from the roof to reuse on gardens, lawns, and hanging baskets. Rain barrel water is healthier for your plants as it is unchlorinated and oxygen-rich.

With lawn watering restrictions in effect from May 1 to Oct. 15, rain barrels are an affordable and sustainable gardening solution. The City is offering rain barrels for sale to New Westminster residents for $70 + GST.


  • 208 Liters (55 gallon) capacity: 34 inches high by 24 inches wide
  • Easily accommodates existing downspouts
  • Made of 50% recycled materials
  • Overflow capability, can be linked to another rain barrel
  • Square shape and neutral color blends into any gardenscape
  • Stainless steel screen keeps out bugs and leaf debris

Click here for information on how to order your rain barrel.

Date posted:July 28, 2022