In Australia, public pools are overseen by the state government. This means local councils and pool managers need to take care of the rules that differ on a state by state basis.

States like New South Wales, Victoria, South Australia and Western Australia are legislated, whereas Queensland, Tasmania and Northern Territory are less strict but have guidelines recommended by their respective health and hygiene bodies.

If you need any help understanding the guidelines below check out our blog section where we explain what each parameter means and why it is important for your pool.

As a pool owner, it’s important to be aware about the complexities behind pool care, especially regarding the use of chemicals. In fact one of our biggest learning from conversations with customers is that they receive conflicting suggestions regarding chemical use.

To help you out, we have curated a series of blogs which explains the complexities of pool disinfection in an easy-to-understand manner. We know hiring a professional can be expensive, and our aim with these blogs is to empower pool owners to better care for their pools.