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Alabama Swimming Pool Rules and Regulations 

Pool owners in Alabama must be aware of the state's swimming pool rules and regulations. Regulations in the State of Alabama for commercial swimming pools dictates the required safety equipment, pool rules signs, safety signs as well as various other traditional construction and safety regulations related to swimming pools. By following these simple rules and regulations, you can help ensure that your pool is safe and enjoyable for everyone. 

Alabama Pool Regulations Overview

Code: ANSI/APSP Standards
Effective Date: August 1, 2013
Governing Body: Alabama Department of Public Health

Seven of Alabama's 67 counties have local swimming pool rules that may differ from the state sign. Most commercial swimming pool rules signs in the other counties will comply with the Alabama rules as long as they incorporate all common safety and health regulations required for swimming pools.

Required Equipment for Public Pools

Safety Equipment Notes

Lifeguard Signs

Telephone Signs

Safety Notification Signs

Pool Rules Signs

Spa Rules Signs

No Diving Signs

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.