Register a public pool or spa


Any pool or spa that is accessed by a range of visitors, and is not associated with a private residence or residential Strata Title, is defined as a public under the Public Health Act 2010 and Public Health Regulations 2012. For example, the following are defined as public pools or spas.

  • A spa or pool associated with guest accommodation such as a caravan park or motel
  • A municipal pool
  • A hydrotherapy pool
  • A learn to swim pool

All public swimming pools and spas in our area must be registered with us through our registration of public pool form.

  • If you require an inspection book here

A pool or spa at a private residence is not a considered to be a public swimming facility however it is still required to be registered with the NSW Government.

Your premises will require development approval if you have a public pool or spa.