You will require this permit if you intend to construct, alter or extend an aquatic facility or water body. Water bodies this permit is required for include spa pools, swimming pools, water slides and wave pools. Aquatic facilities are the water bodies themselves, as well as any toilets, changing rooms, lighting, fencing, concourses, industrial plant and structures related to those water bodies.
This permit is not required for:
- water bodies part of a strata or residential complex with less than 30 dwelling units
- aquatic facilities that only use water directly from the ocean
- naturally occurring water bodies
- any other facility exempted by the agency.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.
A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.
To be eligible for this permit you must:
- include detailed plans of your proposed construction, alteration or extension as required by the agency
- submit the required forms
- pay the required fees.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.
Permit revoked upon completion of works.
Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.
Department of Health
Environmental Health Directorate
Health Act 1911 (Western Australia)
Health (Aquatic Facilities) Regulations 2007 (Western Australia)
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