FAQ – Aquatic Facility Regulations
The bulk of the regulation (Section 2) applies to new facilities and substantial alteration (major remodel) only, unless otherwise stated. Sections 3 through 5 apply to all facilities.
This is not required for existing facilities unless a substantial alteration or a deck remodel occurs.
This is not required for existing facilities unless a substantial alteration or a disinfectant feeder remodel occurs.
No. Every permitted facility is subject to the requirements of the Aquatic Facility Regulations.
No. A Qualified Operator who has registered with SNHD may work at as many facilities as they wish.
No, but no person other than a qualified operator may maintain or adjust water quality, pool/spa equipment, etc.
No. Only facilities with on-site staff but no on-site qualified operator need to designate a Responsible Person.
A facility with on-site staff includes facilities with an office with dedicated personnel who can be found in the office while the facility is in operation. This does not include facilities with temporary or seasonal staff.
Updated on: May 28, 2019