Dates of required inspections and certificates: for a swimming pool or spa registered under regulation 147L, the date by which the first certificate of pool and spa barrier compliance is required to be lodged with the relevant council;
Pool/spa construction date – Compliance certificate must be lodged by
On or before 30 June 1994 – 1 June 2022
From 1 July 1994 until 30 April 2010 – 1 June 2023
From 1 May 2010 until 31 October 2020 – 1 June 2024
Additional information is available on the VBA website HERE.
See Media Release from Minister for Planning Richard Wynne HERE.
CONDUCT YOUR OWN SELF ASSESSMENT
A self-assessment does not replace a qualified inspection; however, it will assist you in understanding the safety requirements and some solutions to fixing some problems.
Download the VBA’s pool and spa safety barrier self-assessment checklists here.