Swimming pools and spas


Swimming pool and spa approvals

A building permit is required for a private swimming pool or spa capable of holding more than 30 centimetres of water.

Pool security and inspections

Private swimming pools and spas must be secured by an approved barrier. The City undertakes inspections every four years to confirm compliance.

Drowning prevention

Private swimming pools can pose a significant risk of drowning, particularly for young children. Find out how to keep your family safe.