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Pool Safety Check List

This checklist provides a simple guide to some of the aspects of pool safety prior to your official inspection, and is to be used only as a guide.

Pool safety is paramount to preventing accidents. Always ensure there is a responsible adult supervising whilst there are children in and around the pool.

Click here to download the checklist.

You can also use the QBCC  interact checklist  https://www.qbcc.qld.gov.au/pool-checklist/

For more information on pool safety compliance visit the QBCC https://www.qbcc.qld.gov.au/home-building-owners/pool-safety/pool-safety-compliance

All pools (and spas) in Queensland must be fenced and registered on the pool safety register.

If your pool isn’t registered you can be fined up to $2,611. If you fail to rectify a non-compliant pool, local governments can issue on the spot fines of $934 for individuals and up to $2269 for companies.

Owners also need to be aware that any person who props open a pool gate can be liable for an on the spot fine of over $450.

All Building Pool and Pest Inspections can register your pool for you or you can telephone Queensland Building and Construction Commission on 139 333.

Pool Safety Inspections

Are you selling, buying or leasing your property? Is your pool compliant with the latest laws and regulations? Is it a safe place for your child? Do your pool barriers, gates and fences conform to the latest legislation?

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