Frequently asked questions about building and maintaining a pool or spa.
Yes, you must receive Council's approval before constructing any pool. This includes pools located on residential properties, motels, hotels and caravan parks.
Please contact Council on (02) 4677 1100 or email Council in regards to obtaining approval.
Yes, all swimming pools must be registered.
You can register your pool through the NSW Swimming Pool Register. The website also provides checklists, pool lookup, pool inspection information and more.
Council is available to inspect your swimming pool/spa barrier to ensure compliance with the swimming pool regulations for a nominal fee of $150.00.
To arrange an inspection, please complete Council’s Swimming Pool Certificate of Compliance Application and email to Council.