For information about backyard swimming pools please see Swimming Pools in the Directory of Policy Advice for councils.
Practice Note No. 15 - Water Safety – Updated October 2017, a guide to assist councils to carry out their water safety functions and responsibilities in public places within a risk management framework. Covers major topics including:
- Water Safety Functions and Responsibilities
- Risk Management
- Australian Qualifications Framework and Staffing Levels
- Equipment, Facilities and Signage
- Legislation, Policy and Key Guidance Documents