Fencing & Safety
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The NSW Swimming Pool Act requires that all pool be
fenced unless specifically exempted.
The following links give detailed information about
NSW pool fencing requirements plus safety facts and checklists.
Swimming Pools Act 1992 No 49
Swimming Pools Regulation 2008
Fence Swimming Pools
Home Pool Safety
Royal Life Saving - Home Pool Safety
Complete the survey, take the
necessary action and enter your results on the website.
Swimming Pool Act
Your responsibilities under the Swimming
Pools Act including a home swimming pool safety checklist
Swimsafe learn to swim
Note: The above information
and links are to be
used as a guide only. For further advice on ensuring that your pool is fully
compliant with the legislation you should contact your local council. Your local
council can also inspect your pool and issue a compliance certificate if your
pool is compliant with the legislation. Councils may charge a fee for this.
Pool owners are reminded that there is no substitute
for constant adult supervision of children in and around swimming pools to
NOTE: This sign is
available at your local Council or OfficeWorks stores