Public Swimming Pools & Public Spa Pools

Pool with two chairs above

Public swimming pools and spa pools include swimming pools and spa pools provided for use by the public at:

  • Clubs
  • Workplaces
  • Hotels, motels, guest houses, holiday units or similar facilities
  • Schools
  • Hospitals

Routine Inspection Program

Council Environmental Health Officers carry out random inspections of public swimming pools and spa pools to ensure that they are being kept clean and that the pool water is being appropriately disinfected. 

Fees are charged for the inspections in accordance with Section 608 of the Local Government Act 1993

See the current Fees and Charges


To prevent the transmission of disease all public swimming pools and spa pools must be maintained and operated in accordance with the Public Health (Swimming Pools and Spa Pools) Regulation 2022.


Guidelines from the NSW Health website:

More Information

For further information contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on 9952 8222.