Public and Semi-Public Swimming Pools

Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

The swimming pool sanitation program protects the health and well-being of people who use public and semi-public swimming pools. The program inspects and permits each public or semi-public swimming facilities within the Health District's jurisdiction. The requirements for pool operation are taken from the county regulation "Rules on Swimming Pool Sanitation" and the following applicable regulations from the Texas Department of State Health Services:People in a public pool

Permitting, Fees, and Inspections

A Swimming Pool Permit Application must be filled out for each public or semi-public pool or spa. Approval for a permit requires the owner or operator to provide the name of their certified operator, pass an inspection and pay a permit fee of $135 annually for each permit. The pools are inspected annually and when complaints are received.. PLEASE NOTE: An additional 2% convenience fee will be charged for all credit card payments.

Swimming Pool Operators 2-Year Certification

The Swimming Pool Operator course is a one-day and explains the requirements, regulations and good operational standards of public and semi-public swimming pools. Class size is limited to 20 people. Pre-registration and a course fee of $50.00 is required to reserve your spot in the class. To register, complete the Swimming Pool Operator Course Registration form and submit it, along with course fee to the Texas City office. The course is from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Free viewers are required for some of the attached documents.
They can be downloaded by clicking on the icons below.

Acrobat Reader Download Acrobat Reader Flash Player Download Flash Player Windows Media Player Download Windows Media Player Microsoft Silverlight Download Microsoft Silverlight Word Viewer Download Word Viewer Excel Viewer Download Excel Viewer PowerPoint Viewer Download PowerPoint Viewer