Swimming Pool

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Swimming Pool Requirements

Planning Approval:

Subject to nature of project and council guidelines

Building Approval:

May be required. Designer / Architect to verify

Plumbing Approval:

May be required. Designer / Architect to verify


Building Designer:

May be required. Designer / Architect to verify

OR Architect:

May be required. Designer / Architect to verify

Engineer:

May be required. Designer / Architect to verify

Building Surveyors:

May be required. Designer / Architect to verify

Builder:

May be required. Designer / Architect to verify

Land Surveyor:

May be required. Designer / Architect to verify

Building Inspector:

Highly recommended when purchasing an established home or property

Soil Testing:

Subject to nature of project and council guidelines

Bushfire Assessor:

Subject to nature of project and council guidelines

Landscape Designer:

Optional

Conditional Project Notes:

Building approval, a building designer or architect and a building surveyor are all required if the pool is greater than 300mm deep. Plumbing approval is required if the pool is greater than 15m3 in volume. In all cases, for pools over 30mm deep, pool safety fencing is required. Large concrete in-ground pools will require an engineered design. Swimming Pool Safety