Mississippi State Department of Health

Bureau of Public Water Supply


The Public Water Supply Program ensures safe drinking water to the 2.8 million citizens of Mississippi who utilize the state's public water supplies by strictly enforcing the requirements of the Federal and State Safe Drinking Water Acts (SDWAs).

The Public Water Supply Program is implemented through five major programmatic areas:

The Public Water Supply Program also provides all administrative support necessary to manage the State Drinking Water Revolving Fund Loan Program.

Water Quality Tools

Well Water Testing and Safety

See other topics below.


To contact the Bureau of Public Water Supply, call 601-576-7518.

Links referenced
April 17, 2020: Pandemic Update regarding the operational concerns and processes that have been modified    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/8601.pdf
April 17, 2020: Communications structure during COVID-19 pandemic    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/8572.pdf
April 1, 2020: Water Quality Sampling Continues; Operator Certification and CEUs; Continuity of Operations and Credentialing    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/8567.pdf
March 25, 2020: Governor's declaration regarding critical businesses and workers; Dept of Homeland Security identification of Critical Infrastructure and the associated workers    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/8566.pdf
March 16, 2020: Public Service Commission's declaration that vital utilities cannot be cut off for non-payment    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/resources/8565.pdf
Private Well Information    http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/index.cfm/30,0,76,762,html

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