Swimming Pool By-law
The owner, lessee or occupant of any lands on which a privately owned outdoor swimming pool as located or erected shall install and maintain in good order the enclosure around the entire swimming pool area, the purpose of such closure being to render the pool area inaccessible to small children acting on their own.
The swimming pool enclosure required by this by-law shall extend from the effective ground level to a minimum vertical height of;
- 5’0” (1.52 meters) in the case of a privately owned outdoor swimming pool serving a detached or semi-detached dwelling unit or a multiple family development of not more than four dwelling units.
- 6’0” (1.83 meters) in the case of a privately owned outdoor swimming pool serving a multiple family development containing more than four dwelling units: or a commercial development, such as a hotel, motel, swimming pool sales display or a club.