Bulletin #046 - Key Transition Dates for new Code of Practice     


The Health (Aquatic Facilities) Regulations 2007 were published in the Government Gazette on Friday 28 September 2007 and came into operation on Monday 1 October 2007.
 
Below is a summary of the key dates that Group 1 Aquatic Facilities are required to comply with the operational requirements of the Code:
 
DATE

SECTION OF THE CODE

 
1 April 2008
(6 months after introduction)
 

Water quality & testing,
Qualificiations,
General sanitation & operation.

 

1 October 2009
(24 months after introduction) 


Depth markings,
First Aid Facilities,
First Aid Equipment,
Rescue Equipment,
Safety Signage.
 
View Dept of Health Guidance Note for full details.
 

            
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