State Codes

New York Pool Code

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 Pool Safety Equipment For New York

Rescue PoleYes15' Required. Cobb and Douglas County require 16' pole.Shop
Ring BuoysYes18" Life Ring Buoy RequiredShop
Throw LineYes1.5x maximum pool width of throw line required.Shop
Depth MarkersYesAt maximum and minimum points and at break between deep and shallow portions, and at intermediate 2 foot increments, spaced not more than 25 ft intervals. On both sides of the pool. Numerals followed by feet deep or foot deep.Shop
Rope & Float LineYesSafety Rope and Floats equipped with float keepers, at boundary line between shallow and deep end.Shop
SpineboardYes Shop
Rescue TubeYes Shop
CPR MaskYes Shop
First Aid KitYes Shop

Pool Capacity

Lifeguard/No Lifeguard

Rules - Pool

Rules - Other




Rules - Spa

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.