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Illinois Swimming Pool Rules and Regulations 

Regulations for the State of Illinois 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. 

Code: Illinois JCAR Admin Code Title 77-1-n-820
Effective Date: October 4, 2013
Governing Body: Illinois Department of Public Health
Notes: Section 820.360 of the Illinois Admin Code lists express rules and instructions for pool patrons which we have outlined in the Illinois Pool Rules. These rules are required to be posted at the entrance to the facility and adjacent to the swimming facility. At facilities where lifeguards are not provided, the Illinois No Lifeguard sign shall be posted.

Required Equipment for Public Pools

Safety Equipment Notes

Lifeguard Signs

Capacity Signs

Telephone 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.