Public swimming pool approval - Bundaberg Regional Council - Queensland


You will need this approval to operate a public or shared swimming pool. Approval is required for swimming pools which are used for a commercial purpose. Approval is needed for pools that are located on residential premises where the pool is shared between more than two dwelling units, such as a townhouse complex. Examples of public or shared pools include the following:

  • aquatic centres
  • learn to swim pools
  • gym and health centre pools
  • hydrotherapy pools (including flotation therapy pools, recovery pools)
  • holiday accommodation pools
  • club pools
  • private school pools
  • swimming pools under a body corporate of a group subdivision scheme (where there are three or more dwellings).

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

You may need development or material change of use (MCU) approval if you are starting a new public swimming pool or re-establishing a public swimming pool that was abandoned.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

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Please contact your council for information on fees to be submitted.


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2009 Queensland

Administering agency

Bundaberg Regional Council

Contact details

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