The Queensland Government's pool safety laws aim to reduce the number of children who drown or are injured in swimming pools. These laws affect new and existing pools.
Under these laws you must have a pool safety certificate when selling or leasing a property with a pool.
Detailed information can be found on the website for the Department of Housing and Public Works .
Council's pool safety team can assist you
Council can assist you through the process. Council's highly trained licensed pool safety inspectors can:
- conduct pool safety inspections
- provide pool safety certificates
- assist you meet state government requirements.
Council requires payment before providing these services.
Contact council's Building and Plumbing Services on (07) 5420 8611 to arrange a suitable inspection time.
Request a pool safety inspection [Word 341KB].