FAQ Topic: Swimming Pools, Hot Tubs, and Spas FAQ's

Do I need a fence?

Yes – barriers such as fences and walls are required for pools containing over 24 inches of water. The pool area must be completely contained within these barriers. The specific requirements are as follows: • Yard must be fenced with at least a 4 ft. fence with a child-proof lock on each gate. • Any … Continued

Do I need a permit?

Yes, if it is intended for swimming or recreational bathing and contains water over 24 inches deep. Permits required: building & electrical. An inspection is also required. No one will be allowed in the pool until it passes inspection.

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