At Alert Level 3: Step 1 you can travel throughout Auckland for exercise and recreation outdoors. Our early childhood centres are open for enrolled children only.
Customer-facing facilities like leisure centres, community venues, customer service centres and libraries will remain closed until further notice. Essential services will continue.
Wear a face covering, use the NZ COVID Tracer app, maintain a 2m physical distance, wash your hands, and stay home if you are sick.
For the information about council services and closures, visit the COVID-19 section
To learn more about Auckland Council's response to COVID-19, visit OurAuckland
Water restrictions in Auckland - Water restrictions are in effect across the Auckland region. Learn more
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Information about how to book an inspection to check if your existing pool barrier complies with the building code.
Find out how to make your pool safe by making sure that the barrier height, ground clearance, pool gates and area, comply with the building code.
Three video clips showing legal pool barrier and fence requirements. One for in-ground pools, above ground pools and small heated pools.
Learn what happens when your pool or pool barrier is non-complying.
If you plan to use a building or a boundary fence as part of your pool barrier, you need to show us your plans, drawings and photos so we can check it complies with building code and fencing requirements.
Find out how to pay a pool site visit invoice.
Find out how you can check if you need a consent to put in a residential or small heated pool.
Find out what you need to apply for a consent to put in a pool or spa and in what ways you can apply.
Find out what situations would require you to apply for a consent to install a swimming pool or large spa.
Find out if you need a consent to put in a small heated pool, and when a pool barrier may be exempt from a building consent.
Information about how to book pool and pool barrier inspection for a new pool, how many inspections you may need, and when you can start to use your new pool.
Check if you need a consent to repair or replace a swimming pool, prepare a consent application and apply for a consent if you need one.
Check if you need a consent to repair or replace a spa pool, prepare a consent application and apply for a consent if you need one.
Find out how to remove the pool from our register.
Read about the changes regarding residential and small heated pools, that the Building (Pools) Amendment Act 2016 brought about.
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