Compliance Certificate - Swimming Pool Fencing Unit - Northern Territory


Swimming pool builders or installers in the NT do not have to be licensed. However, new pools must be certified as compliant with the Swimming Pool Safety Act 2004.

On commencement of installation, installers must submit the Construction of a Pool Form to the Swimming Pool Fencing Unit.

Pool owner's are also required to complete the relevant forms, then contact the Agency on 8924 3641 to book an appointment for a Pool Safety Adviser to inspect the barrier for compliance to gain certification.

Other processes and forms may apply, for example, if a certified pool barrier is to be altered. For further details visit the website

Service type


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

Other resources

Act(s) name

Swimming Pool Safety Act 2004 Northern Territory

Additional information

For application forms and further information please go to our website or alternatively contact the Swimming Pool Fencing Unit office on 08 8924 3641.

Administering agency

Swimming Pool Fencing Unit

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:


Operating address: Energy House
1st Floor, 18-20 Cavenagh Street
Darwin NT 0800
Mailing address: GPO Box 1680
Darwin NT 0801
Phone: 0889243641
Fax: 0889237604
Website: (Opens in new window)