Standards for Conditions of Entry and Removal - Public Pools - Australian Capital Territory

Service summary

You will be required to display the rules outlined in this standard if you intend to operate a pool facility that is open to the public. These rules must be displayed at the point of entry to the pool facility and also within the facility in a central location. The rules cover:

  • Health and hygiene requirements;
  • Minimum age of entry without adult supervision;
  • Requirements for assistance animals; and
  • Behaviour requirements.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Sport and Recreation Services

Act(s) name

Public Pools Act 2015 (Australian Capital Territory)

Contact details

General Enquiries
Sport and Recreation Services

Operating address:
Ground Floor Annex
220 Northbourne Avenue
Australian Capital Territory 2612
Mailing address:
Civic Square, Australian Capital Territory 2608


02 62070022


02 62072071


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