We acknowledge the traditional custodians of this land that we work, live and play on, and pay our respects to their cultures, their ancestors and to the elders, past, present and future.
Residents who own a pool are required to register it with the Queensland Building and Construction Commission (QBCC).
Queensland laws define a swimming pool as any structure that:
This applies to wading pools (including blow-up pools) and spas.
The pool laws don't apply to fishponds or structures that have been designed, manufactured, or adapted to be solely or principally used for ornamental purposes.
Council's licensed pool safety inspectors carry out pool safety inspections and issue pool safety certificates.
Please note: Council requires payment prior to the pool fence inspection being carried out.
Please refer to Council's fees and charges
Pool Safety Inspection Application
To arrange an inspection and pool safety certificate please contact Council on (07) 4620 8888.