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Delaware Swimming Pool Rules and Regulations 

If you're a commercial pool operator in Delaware, it's your responsibility to make sure that the equipment at your facility is up to code. Some of the equipment that you may need include a pole, shepherd's hook, and a ring buoy - don't let yourself get caught without these vital safety tools!

Code: Delaware DAR 4464
Effective Date: October 11, 2015
Governing Body: Delaware Health and Social Services Department
Notes: Delaware’s Title 16 4464 Health and Safety Code requires a No Lifeguard sign with specific wording and addresses children under the age of 16. Delaware’s Pool Rules sign incorporates basic health and safety requirements for swimming pools.

Required Equipment for Public Pools

Safety Equipment Notes

Lifeguard Signs

Pool Telephone Signs

Safety Notification Signs

Pool Rules Signs

Spa Rules 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.