Swimming pool safety laws will come into effect from 29 April 2016 and all properties with a swimming pool or spa that are sold or rented from that date must be compliant as follows:
To sell a property from 29 April 2016, the Contract for Sale must include a valid certificate of compliance and a certificate of registration.
Pools and spas included are in ground, above ground, indoor, portable and spas that are capable of being filled to a depth of 300mm or more of water.
Inspection report will assess and report on the following:
- Fence placement, structure and design
- Gate structure and design
- Spa covers
- Safety signage