Swimming Pool Barrier Policy
The Swimming Pool Barrier Policy was adopted by Council on the 14 August 2019.
The objectives of this policy are to:
- Ensure Council meets all obligations under the Swimming Pools Act 1992 (the Act),
- Raise community awareness of the importance of swimming pool safety,
- Provide a functional and transparent framework for the management of swimming pools across the Shire, and
- Reduce drowning and near-drowning events within the Shire.