Street Lighting

Report a Street Light Outage


The Engineering Services Department maintains  critical street lights, street lighting service areas, and ornamental street lighting service areas within CVRD electoral areas.  For service to street lights located outside of CVRD electoral areas, please contact the corresponding municipality or town office. 

Critical Street Lights
Critical street lights provide singular street lights to critical locations within the Regional District. Upon written request from residents, and subject to BC Hydro and the Electoral Area Director’s approval, singular lights may be installed for safety reasons in areas such as transit stops or hazardous intersections. Following is a list of critical street-light functions:
  • 557 – Electoral Area A
  • 558 – Electoral Area B
  • 559 – Electoral Area C
  • 560 – Electoral Area D
  • 561 – Electoral Area E
  • 565 – Electoral Area I
Street-Lighting Service Areas
A street lighting service area consists of an area with ten or more street lights. Following is a list of street light service area functions:
  • 550 – Mesachie Lake
  • 553 – Cowichan Bay
  • 551 – Youbou
  • 554 – Honeymoon Bay
  • 552 – Brentwood College
  • 555 – Mill Bay
Ornamental Street Light Service Areas
The CVRD also operates the following ornamental street light service areas:
  • 585 – Arbutus Mountain Estates
  • 556 – Galliger Estates, Cobble Hill
  • 581 – Sentinel Ridge
  • 580 – Wilmot Road, (Cowichan Bay Estates)
  • 583 – Twin Cedars, Cobble Hill
  1. Engineering Services


    Physical Address
    175 Ingram Street
    Duncan, BC V9L1N8

    Phone: 250.746.2530
    Fax: 250.746.2543