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What approvals do I need? - Swimming pool

Description A swimming pool is any excavation or structure that will contain more than 30cm of water.
Do I need approval?

Planning

Swimming pools do not require planning approvals in a Residential zone. Planning approval is required for swimming pools in all other zones.
Please note: where applicable a planning approval should be obtained prior to submitting for a building permit.

Building

A building permit is required prior to the construction of any swimming pool/spa that will contain more than 300mm (30cm) depth of water.

What do I need to submit?

Planning

Please refer to our DA Checklist - Residential Additions for a complete list of the information required to apply for planning approval.

Building

Please refer to our Swimming Pools & Spas Information Sheet for a complete list of the information required to apply for a building permit.

 

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