Programs - Water Recreation
- Pools and Spas
Pools and Spas
All public pools and spas in Island County are permitted annually. Privately owned and privately used facilities do not require a permit.
Public Health staff inspects pools and spas, at a minimum of once per year, in accordance with Washington Administration Code 246-260 (Water Recreation Facilities). To ensure a safe and healthy bathing environment, Public Health monitors water quality, water clarity, pool safety equipment, facility maintenance, and a variety of other safety and facility requirements as described in WAC 246-260. All water recreational related complaints are investigated by Public Health staff.
For additional questions regarding water recreational facilities in Island County call (360) 679-7350.