The Public Health Act 2010 and Public Health Regulation 2012 controls the public health risk associated with public swimming and spa pools.

Following is a selection of materials which will assist in understanding public swimming pool and spa pool issues.


Inspection report


Please note: Chlorine dioxide precursors, which includes tablets, have not been registered by the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medical Authority (APVMA) for use in a public swimming pool and therefore must not be used.

Clean pools for healthy swimming campaign


Contamination response plans - for operators

Notification form

Page Updated: Wednesday 13 February 2019
Contact page owner: Environmental Health