New Jersey Pool Equipment & Sign Requirements

Rescue PoleYes12' RequiredShop
Shepherds CrookYes2 or more crooks and or poles required.Shop
Ring BuoysYesTwo 18" Life Ring Buoys Required for pools exempt to have Lifeguards.Shop
Throw LineYes1/4” in diameter, 30 feet minimum. 60 feet required at beach stations.Shop
Lifeguard ChairYesElevated Lifeguard Stand for pools with water surface area over 2000 square feet. Shop
Depth MarkersYes Placed at maximum and minimum points of depth and at all points of slope change, no more than 2 feet intermediate increments. Horizontally spaced at no more than 25 ft intervals and shall be arranged uniformly on both sides. Irregularly shaped pools shall designate major deviations in shape. FEET AND INCHES. Slip Resistant on Deck. A minimum of two depth markers per hot tub or spa (slip resistant) is required.Shop
SpineboardYes Shop
WhistleYes Shop
First Aid KitYes Shop

Rules - Pool

Rules - Spa

Chemical Room

Rules - Other


No Diving



Lifeguard/No Lifeguard

First Aid

Compliance with these recommendations does not guarantee that you will be in conformance with any building code, health code, or federal, state or local regulations regarding safety or pool regulation compliance. Compliance does not ensure the absolute safety of you, your operations or place of business. Aquatic Technology, Inc ( is not a law firm and does not and will not perform services performed by an attorney.