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Mailing Address:

Mecklenburg County Health Department
Hal Marshal Services Center
700 N. Tryon Street, Suite 208
Charlotte, NC 28202

Office Location:

Mecklenburg County Health Department
Hal Marshall Services Center
700 N. Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

MAP

Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.

Contact

Public Swimming Pools
704-336-5100

​​Public Swimming Pools

Each year, public swimming pools must renew their permits to operate and be inspected by Environmental He​alth staff. Information and resources regarding local and state public swimming pool requirements are provided below.

The Mecklenburg County Health Ordinance also requires approval to construct a residential swimming pool
children playing in a public swimming pool 

Need an Application or Permit?
Print Pool Permits and Application Records

Want to see an inspection?
Search Inspections Online

Pre-Inspection Checklist?


​​Public Swimming Pool Permit Renewal Information

​​​Inspector Assignment List 2017

Permitting and Inspection Updates - 2017

Instructions for Completing an Operation Permit Application - 2017

Instructions for scheduling a pre-permit inspection - 2017

Printing Applications and Permits

Pre-Permit Checklist (English)

Pre-Permit Checklist (Spanish)

Public Swimming Pool Presentation for Owners and Operators

 

 

Drain Covers and VGB

Pool Drain Safety Compliance Form - 2017

​​Pump Identification with Pump Curves

VGB Approved Drain Covers and Equalizer Covers - 2017

Pool Drain Safet​y Compliance  (Virginia Graeme Baker) Report (Expiration Dates)

Pool Drain Safety Compliance Report - 2017

Pool Drain Safety Compliance Form – A How To Guide

Disabling Skimmer Equalizer - Position Statement

 

Helpful Documents for Pool Operators

Lighting Guide for Public Swimming Pools​

Pre-Permit Checklist (English) ​

Pre-Permit Checklist (Spanish)

​Record Keeping Log

Master Swimming Pool List - 2017

Required Rope Length Ring Buoy Report

NC Public Swimming Pool Rules

Fence and Gate Guide for Operators

Fence and Gate Guide for Operators (Spanish)

 

Public Pool Construction

Public Pool Plan Review and Construction

In Field Plan Review Application

Pool Plan Review Checklist

Spa Plan Review Checklist

Wading Pool Plan Review Checklist

Re-Inspection Request Process

Final Inspection of New Construction

Application for Operation Permit

Permit ​For New Construction Pools ONLY

Fence and Gate Guide for New Construction - Contractors

  

P​ublic Pool Rules

(Please note that both state and local rules govern public swimming pools).

​Virginia Graeme Baker Act - New pool drain safety rules

Local Rules

NC Rules Governing Public Swimming Pools 

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Public Pool Inspections

Review Public Pool Inspections

 

Accidents at Public Pools

Injury Reporting Requirements to Mecklenburg County

CDC Guidelines for Responding to Fecal Incidents

CDC Fecal Incident Response Chart

 

Useful Resources

NC Public Swimming Pool Program
Behind the scenes VIDEO ​of a pool inspection

 

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Address

Mailing Address:

Mecklenburg County Health Department
Hal Marshal Services Center
700 N. Tryon Street, Suite 208
Charlotte, NC 28202

Office Location:

Mecklenburg County Health Department
Hal Marshall Services Center
700 N. Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC 28202

MAP

Hours: Mon-Fri 8 a.m - 5 p.m.

Contact

Public Swimming Pools
704-336-5100