Approval to Operate a Public Swimming Pool or Spa - New South Wales

Description

If you are going to operate a public swimming pool or spa you are required to notify the Council.

A swimming pool or spa is considered to be public if:

  • The public is admitted as an entitlement of membership of a club;
  • It is provided at a workplace for the use of employees;
  • It is provided at a hotel, motel or guest house or at holiday units, or similar facility, for the use of guests; or
  • It is provided at a school or hospital.

Public pools do not include those that are situated at private residential premises.

The operator of a public swimming pool or spa is also required to ensure that the pool or spa and the surrounding area is kept clean (i.e. in such condition as to minimise the transmission of disease).

Please consult the Contact Officer for further information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility Requirements

Please consult directly with the Council for information on any eligibility requirements specific to your approval.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Inspection Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $268.00

Fee for compliance review of first pool / spa.

Apply Inspection Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $83.00 Fee for compliance review for every subsequent pool / spa.
Apply Inspection Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $170.00 Fee for second inspection if required.
Apply Inspection Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $205.00 Fee for subsequent inspections if required.

Administering agency

Coffs Harbour City Council

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries Officer

Operating address: Administration Building, Corner of Coff and Cas...
Coffs Harbour
NSW 2450
Mailing address: Locked Bag 155
Coffs Harbour
NSW 2450
Phone: 02 6648 4000
Fax: 02 6648 4199
Email: coffs.council@chcc.nsw.gov.au