• Construction sign posted visible from the street and correctly filled out.

  • Verify locations of pool/spa per the approved plot plans.

  • Check all existing structures, walls and relevant characteristics adjacent to pool, spa or hot tub area.

  • Check for overhead utilities within the pool area.

  • Verify required setbacks of pool or spa including width and length.

  • Verify pool equipment location and all deck equipment items, if included.

  • Verify rebar is installed per the approved structural plans standard design or other specified information including the reinforcing steel schedule & details.

  • Verify the type of construction, whether gunite, poured concrete, prefabricated, or other. Confirm soils engineer approval when required.

  • Check for brass conduit or other approved material installed from the pool light niche.

  • Bonding of steel reinforcing to pool light niche # 8 solid copper wire, bonding from pool reinforcement # 8 solid copper wire continuous back to pool equipment location.

  • Check all piping that will be covered by gunite within the pool area.


  • Verify pool enclosure requirements for height and locations.

  • Spacing of horizontal and vertical openings within fence.

  • Verify all gates into the pool enclosure that they are self-closing and selflatching.

  • Latch must be on the inside of the gate and must open outwards from pool area.

  • Doors from the garage that led into the pool area must be self-closing and latching

  • Doors that led from house must have an approved door/pool alarm(s) or an approved pool/spa cover with a permanent tag showing its listing information.

  • Check for approval of all underground electric conduits.

  • Check for approval of all underground plumbing and gas piping.

  • Verify that gas piping will not be installed under any structure see UPC section 1211.4.

  • Check for p-trap drain from pool equipment connected to sewer system.

  • Check all deck rebar.

  • Verify that all metal parts within 5ft of pool are bonded.

  • Verify proper location and check all equipment, panel, motors, pumps, blowers, heaters, covers, and associated wiring

  • Check pool lights and their wiring, GFI, and junction box for height above max water level.


  • Check drainage around pool and verify all required approvals.

  • Verify final gas test and check all plumbing & UV Protection

  • Re-check pool equipment.

  • Verify Pool/Spa covers

  • Re check enclosure around pool/spa

  • Re-check all electrical for pool equipment

  • Verify installation of GFCI(s) for pool equipment.

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