FAQs - Public Bathing Places (Pools & Spas)

Do I need a building permit for my residential pool?

All cities and municipalities are different. Check with your local planning and zoning department.

Do I need to get a permit for my residential pool?

No. Operating permits are for public bathing places.

Who should I contact concerning a compliance inspection or an operational issue?

If you have any questions concerning compliance inspections or operational issues for public pool or spa, wading pools or special use pools, spas and artificial bathing lakes please contact the Environmental Health Section.
Last Updated: 7/29/2015