Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information
9 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2014
Feb. 17, 2015
Document Type 10-Q  
Amendment Flag false  
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2014  
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   119,720,825dei_EntityCommonStockSharesOutstanding
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes  
Entity Voluntary Filers No  
Entity Well Known Seasoned Issuer No  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2015  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3