State Codes

Idaho Pool Code

Code: Idaho IDAPA 16.02.14
Effective Date:March 16, 2004
Governing Body:Idaho Department of Health and Welfare
Notes: In accordance with Idaho IDAPA 16.02, the Idaho Pool Rules sign reflects specific safety and sanitary rules that are to be followed. Where no lifeguard service is required, pools must post a No Lifeguard sign designed to meet the Idaho code and is in 4 inch and 1 inch lettering.

Required Pool Safety Equipment For Idaho

Rescue PoleYes12' RequiredShop
Shepherds CrookYes Shop
Rescue TubeYes Shop
Depth MarkersYesMarkings shall be visible to persons both in and out of the water. Placed at maximum and minimum depths, at 5 ft break between shallow and deep end, at intermediate 1 ft. increments of depth where the water is 5 ft or less, and at regular intervals around the pool, not more than 25 ft. apart. Numerals​at minimum of 4 inches high. ​Shop
SpineboardYes Shop
First Aid KitYes Shop
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.