Last Update: April 16, 2020

Response to COVID-19

The EID is staying well-informed of the current health advisories and continues to review the operations of the District, both for the safety of its employees and the public, while minimizing business disruptions where possible. The District will continue to monitor and comply with government and health authority recommendations and in response, the following have been implemented:

  • the Office is closed to walk-in traffic
    • phone lines remain open Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (362-1400)
  • Bill Payment options:
    • leave a cheque in the drop box
    • phone 362-1400 with your credit card information
    • pay online with any of the major banks, search “Eastern Irrigation District”
    • mail your cheque to EID, P.O. Box 128, Brooks, AB T1R 1B2

Eastern Irrigation District


Rescheduling Of Plebiscite

(Updated November 04, 2020)

Change To The Expansion Limit

In light of the recent announcement of the Alberta Irrigation Infrastructure Project, the Plebiscite that had been scheduled for November 17, 2020 has been rescheduled for Tuesday, February 23, 2021. The Eastern Irrigation District will provide further information to water users in the following weeks, and will notify of the Plebiscite date, times and voting stations in the New Year.

Board Meetings

  • November 24, 2020
  • December 17, 2020
  • January 26, 2021

What is Irrigation Water?

Irrigation water is raw water that is suitable for:

  • irrigating crops
  • watering lawns
  • watering trees
  • watering gardens

Irrigation water is not potable water.

Important Information

See news page for more details.


Please be advised that May 1 of every year is the deadline to remove ice fishing shelters from Eastern Irrigation District owned land.

If you have questions please contact Eastern Irrigation District at 403-362-1400.

The Eastern Irrigation District would like to thank for you in advance for your continued co-operation!

Notice to all EID Water Users:
RE: Judicial Review of EID vs Irrigation Council Appeal Panel. Please click here for details.

Please check the News/Ads page for important information!

Contact Us

Eastern Irrigation District.
550 Industrial Road West
Box 128
Brooks, Alberta, Canada, T1R 1B2
Phone: 403-362-1400 | Email: eid(at)

Partners in Habitat Development

To apply for a Partners in Habitat Development Project, click the following link to view the application form/brochure:

Brochure/Application Form