What do I need to do to install a swimming pool?

  • A building license is required prior to the installation of a swimming pool within the townsites of the Shire of Merredin

  • Prior to the filling with water of a private swimming pool an inspection of the barriers (gates, fences, walls etc) must be undertaken by the building surveyor

  • An annual inspection fee will be included on the rates notice of a property on which a swimming pool is installed

  • The Shire of Merredin is required by law to inspect all private swimming pools in its jurisdiction at least once every four years
Contact Details
Contact John Mitchell
Executive Manager of Development Services
Phone (08) 9041 1611
Fax (08) 9041 2379
Email emds@merredin.wa.gov.au 
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