Private swimming pools and spa pools require regular maintenance to prevent them from becoming a breeding ground for harmful bacteria. For more information, please visit:
Our Environmental Health Officers (EHOs), conduct regular inspections of these sites to ensure they don’t pose a risk to public health.
Public swimming pools and spa pools must be registered with Council. There is no cost for their registration or inspections. Operators of public swimming pools and spas are responsible for ensuring they comply with:
Cryptosporidium is a parasite that is highly infectious and may be spread through an accidental faecal incident in pool or spa water. Pool operators must manage risks associated with the parasite.