Pool safety

Pool safety
Pool safety
Residents are required to register their pool online, showing it meets all safety guidelines. Pool Safety Residents are required to register their pool online, showing it meets all safety guidelines. In addition, it’s important to educate yourself on using the pool responsibly.  


 

​​​​Drowning is a leading cause of accidental death in young children.  With over 300,000 backyard swimming pools in NSW, swimming pool safety is a vital issue that affects the whole community. Swimming pools must be compliant with Australian laws.

Register your pool

You must register your pool, and Council will inspect the pool in due course to ensure fencing and barriers are safe for children.

Laws are in place when it comes to children around swimming pools. View the bill here.

For the FAQs about pool safety, visit the designated NSW Government website.  ​

RE​GISTER​ YOUR POOL

​Contact

For more information, call Council's Customer Service Centre on 9707 9000.