Swimming Pool Requirements

General code requirements

  • All swimming pools containing more than 24 inches of water or more must be permitted, installed, and protected in accordance with the commercial and residential swimming pool provisions found in Section 3109 of the International Building Code as adopted in Chapter 82 of the Harford County Code. 

Questions regarding the permit process or code requirements regarding swimming pools may be directed to the Building Services Division at 410-638-3366.