The Swimming Pools Act – Update

The Swimming Pools Act – Update

As of 29 April 2016, amendments to the Swimming Pools Act 1992 (NSW) are of full effect. Owners of properties with swimming pools must, in accordance with section 30B of the Act, register their swimming pool on the Register of Swimming Pools. A failure to do so exposes a pool owner to maximum fine of $220. The Register is administered by the State Government and may be accessed online at http://www.swimmingpoolregister.nsw.gov.au. Registration is a simple, four step process involving the self-assessment of a swimming pool in accordance with certain checklists. In addition to…Read more