Fees & further information


If you engage the City to undertake the initial inspection and provide a Pool Safety Inspection Certificate, the fee is $177. This is a one-off charge. See also My pool is now installed.

Inspections are undertaken every 4 years. However, fees are charged annually on rates notices. The current annual fee is $58.45, as per s 53.(2)(b) of the Building Regulations 2012.

Reinspection fees may be charged if a pool is found to be non-compliant at three consecutive inspections.

Links you may find useful

Building Commission - Before installing a pool or spa

Building Commission - Portable pools

Building Commission - Skimmer Box Safety Alert

Department of Education - VacSwim

The Royal Life Saving Society - Western Australia