Posted: 16 December 2016
Key changes include:
- residential swimming pools must be inspected every three years
- safety covers will be able to be used as barriers for spa pools and hot tubs
- territorial authorities will have better tools to enforce pool barrier requirements, including notices to fix and infringement notices.
Restricting access to residential pools has further information for pool owners and territorial authorities.
You can read more about the changes on the MBIE Corporate website