If answer is NO - exemption does not apply
Pool constructed PRE 1/08/1990 or small, large, waterfront property constructed prior to 1/07/2010
* is there door access from the residential building to the pool?
Pools constructed PRIOR to 1/08/1990 or small property, pool constructed prior to 1/07/2010
* are all residential building means of access to the pool restricted?
Large or Waterfront property constructed prior to 1/07/2010.
* is the means of access to the pool from any buildings used for residential purpose restricted?
If any answer is NO - Exemption does not apply
Are all doors and windows that provide access to the pool area restricted in accordance with one of the following?
PRE 1/09/2008 - child-safe doors / windows standards under 1992/1998 Regulations?
FROM 1/09/2008 - child-resistant doors / windows under Australian Standards?
Is height 1200mm or more measured outside the pool with 900mm between horizontal rails?
Aperture 13mm or less - is barrier height 1200mm or more
Aperture 100mm or less - is barrier height 1800mm or more
500mm clearance from barrier to maintain integrity of height requirement?
Is barrier height 1200mm or more measured outside the pool barrier?
Is a 900mm NCZ1 and NCZ2 continuous and clear of any intrusions?
Is a 900mm NCZ3 and 300mm NCZ4 clear of any intrusions?
Is the pool barrier vertical spacing 100mm or less?
Is gap under pool barrier 100mm or less?
Is floor clear of adjacent barrier 900mm from NCZ2 or NCZ3?
Is floor of balcony 1800mm or more above the pool level?
Are stairs/ramp access from a balcony/deck to the pool restricted by a child resistant barrier?
Does gate open outwards and away from the pool?
Is gate self-closing and self-latching?
Is the gate latch release 1500mm or more above ground level?
Where min 450mm shield used: is latch on the inside of pool gate and a min 150mm from top of gate?
Between the gate hinges do they measure 900mm or more
Is window opening covered by permanently fixed security mesh or grill?
Is window restricted to open no more than 100mm?
Pre 1/05/2013 - is internal window sill 1200mm or more?
Is outside window sill 1800mm or more above ground level with 500mm clearance from barrier?
Is pool registered on the DLG website?
Is the CPR chart visible from anywhere in the pool area?
The upgrade of the pool barrier should be completed within
Unless otherwise agreed to by Council
The above matters should not be considered exhaustive and other works may be required to fully comply. It is recommended you engage a suitable contractor to review the existing pool area with a view of complying with the Swimming Pools Act 1992 and Australian Standard 1926.
Should you have any further enquiries please contact myself on the below numbers or by email: Jenny Bukovac 02 9911 6408 or mobile 0408548041 Email: email@example.com