Swimming pools, spa pools and hydrotherapy pools should not be topped up during a boil water alert.
If top up can not be delayed, hyperchlorination should be carried out to minimise an increased risk of infection from
When swimming pools, spa pools and hydrotherapy pools are topped up:
Swimming pool filtration systems should then be allowed to run continuously for seven pool turnovers. One turnover is when the complete volume of pool water has passed through the filter once.
Filter backwashing should be undertaken frequently and regularly.
Free chlorine levels should be maintained at greater then the minimum recommended levels at all times (>2 mg/L for indoor pools; >1 mg/L for outdoor pools).