- 1. Do I need a permit for a swimming pool?
- 2. Are there setback requirements?
- 3. Is a fence required?
Yes. The State Building Code defines a swimming pool as any structure that contains water over 24 inches (610 mm) in depth and which is used, or intended to be used, for swimming or recreational bathing.
Yes. A swimming pool must be set back a minimum of 10 feet to the water line from the side and rear lines.
Yes. A fence at least 4 feet high (for a residential pool), with a self-closing and self-latching gate. If the wall of the house serves as part of the enclosure, any doors leading from the house to the pool must be alarmed.