Royal Life Saving has developed a range of guideline publications to assist aquatic facilities to operate in accordance with best practice.
Guidelines for Safe Pool Operation
Operators have a responsibility to ensure their facility meets the standards outlined in a range of legislation, Australian Standards, Codes of Practice and industry standards.
Royal Life Saving's Guidelines for Safe Pool Operation (GSPO) clearly set out the
requirements for a safe aquatic facility and are a must for Managers of
The GSPO also contains invaluable information for
Local Government, Facility Owners, Architects, Engineers, Duty Managers
and Pool Lifeguards.
For more information or to subscribe, visit GSPO.
Guidelines for Water Safety:
Commercial Learn to Swim & School Pools
These guidelines aim to address and respond to the level of risk associated with aquatic amenities in the commercial learn to swim and school pool industries.
For advice regarding which guidelines apply to
your facility or to purchase a copy, please contact Royal Life Saving in
your State or Territory.