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Iowa Swimming Pool Rules and Regulations 

Regulations for the State of Iowa 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: Iowa Rule 641-15.1 (1351)
Effective Date: July 8, 2009
Governing Body: Iowa Department of Public Health
Notes: The Iowa Pool Rules sign incorporates stipulations outlined in Iowa Rule 641-15.1 (1351) and must be posted a minimum of two locations within the pool enclosure. The Iowa No Lifeguard signs follow the Iowa Rule and must be posted at each entry to a swimming or wading pool where no lifeguard is in attendance.

Required Equipment for Public Pools

Safety Equipment Notes

Lifeguard Signs

Telephone Signs

Safety Notification Signs

Chemical 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.