Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

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Document and Entity Information - shares
3 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2017
Aug. 21, 2017
Document Type 10-Q  
Amendment Flag false  
Document Period End Date Jun. 30, 2017  
Trading Symbol wter  
Entity Registrant Name ALKALINE WATER Co INC  
Entity Central Index Key 0001532390  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --08-31  
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   19,763,739
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Voluntary Filers No  
Entity Well Known Seasoned Issuer No  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2017  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q1