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New York Swimming Pool Rules and Regulations 

Regulations for the State of New York 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: New York Title 10 Part 6, Subpart 6-1
Effective Date: July 6, 2011
Governing Body: New York Department of Health
Notes: New York’s public health code Part 6 requires signs be posted with maximum bather loads and hours open, which we have incorporated into one Pool Rules sign for the state. In addition, if you are a Supervisory Level IV pool, you will also need the New York Rules sign titled Notice/Warning.

Required Equipment for Public Pools

Safety Equipment Notes

Lifeguard Signs

Capacity Signs

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.