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Address

Mailing Address:

Valerie C. Woodard Center
3205 Freedom Drive, Suite 8000
Charlotte, NC 28208

Office Location:


Valerie C. Woodard Center
3205 Freedom Drive, Suite 8000
Charlotte, NC 28208

MAP

Hours: Mon-Fri  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Contact

Public Swimming Pools
980-314-1620

Key Initiatives

​​Public Swimming Pools

​The 2019 Pool Season is Here!  children playing in a public swimming pool

All seasonal pools must receive and pass a permit inspection prior to opening for the 2019 season.

 

The Environmental Health Division has moved!  Please note our new location and address:

 

Valerie C. Woodard Center (VCW), 3205 Freedom Drive, Suite 8000, Charlotte, NC 28208

 

Public swimming pools are subject to State and Local Rules and Regulations. Each year, public swimming pools must renew their permits to operate and be inspected by Environmental Health 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


Need an Application or Permit?

Print Pool Permits and Application Records

Pre-Inspection Checklist?


​​Public Swimming Pool Permit Renewal Information

​​​Inspector Assignment List 2019 (PDF, Excel)

Instructions for Completing an Operation Permit Application 2019

Instructions for scheduling an inspection 2019 

 Printing Applications and Permits

Public Swimming Pool Presentation for Owners and Operator

How To Request a Re-Inspection


 

Drain Covers and VGB

Pool Drain Safety Compliance Form - 2019

​​Pump Identification with Pump Curves - 2019

VGB Approved Drain Covers and Equalizer Covers - 2019

EXPIRING COVERS 2019 - Pool Drain Safety Compliance Report

PDSC Information- All Pools Master List 2019

PDSC Forms - Instructional Guide

PDFDisabling Skimmer Equalizer - Position Statement

 

 

Helpful Documents for Pool Operators

Swimming Pool Permit Checklist (EnglishSpanish) ​

Wading Pool Permit Checklist (EnglishSpanish)

Spa Permit Checklist (EnglishSpanish)

Water Recreational Attractions Permit Checklist (EnglishSpanish)

PDFRecord Keeping Log

Master Swimming Pool List (Coming Soon)

Required Ring Buoy Rope Length Report

PDFNC Public Swimming Pool Rules

Fence and Gate Checklist for Operators (EnglishPDFSpanish)

 

 

Public Pool Construction

Public Pool Plan Review and Construction

In-Field Plan Review Process    

Plan Review Applications: In Field Plan Review - Equipment  In Field Plan Review - General 

New Construction Field Checklists: Swimming PoolSpa Wading Pool

How to Schedule a Construction Final

Application for Operation Permit - New Construction Only

Re-Inspection Requests - New Construction

PDFFence and Gate Guide for New Construction - Contractors


 

Public Pool Rules

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

Virginia Graeme Baker Act - and new pool drain safety rules

Mecklenburg County Rules Governing Public Swimming Pools - 2019

PDFNC Rules Governing Public Swimming Pools 

Lifeguard Variance Form


 

Public Pool Inspections

Review Public Pool Inspections

 

 

Accidents at Public Swimming Pools

Responding to Fecal Accidents

PDFCDC Guidelines for Responding to Fecal Incidents

PDFCDC Fecal Incident Response Chart

Injury Reporting Requirements to Mecklenburg County

 

 

Useful Resources

NC Public Swimming Pool Program

Behind the scenes VIDEO ​of a pool inspection

Address

Mailing Address:

Valerie C. Woodard Center
3205 Freedom Drive, Suite 8000
Charlotte, NC 28208

Office Location:


Valerie C. Woodard Center
3205 Freedom Drive, Suite 8000
Charlotte, NC 28208

MAP

Hours: Mon-Fri  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Contact

Public Swimming Pools
980-314-1620

Key Initiatives