Is the fence at least 1.2m high?

There no gaps in pool fencing greater than 100mm?

Do gates open outwards?

Do gates automatically shut?

Are gate latches self-locking?

Do you have top bolts on ranch sliders that may prevent access to the pool?

Steps for para-type pools are removed when the pool is not in use?

Does the pool surround have a non-slip surface?

Is there a first aid kit available?

Are pool chemicals stored safely?

Do you have signage for emergencies?


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Water Safety New Zealand