Pool, hot tub and spa inspections
The Health Department’s inspects all public and semi-public pools, spas and hot tubs in Kansas City, Mo. Pools are inspected on average once per month. Except for the opening inspection, all routine inspections are unscheduled.
- 10 tips for how to close your pool for the season
- Pool operating permit application
- Pool pre-opening checklist
- 2015 pool fees
- Rules and regulations
- Pool injury/accident report form
- Fecal accident response form
- CDC’s healthy swimming information
- CPSC’s “Pool Safely” brochure
- Guidance for the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act, including pool requirements
- Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act compliance form
Pool operator classes
Pools, spas and hot tubs licensed by the Health Department are required to have a certified pool operator on staff or on contract, according to the “Public Health Rules and Regulations for the Operation and Maintenance of Swimming Pools and Bathing Facilities“.
To satisfy this requirement, pool operators may attend classes offered at the Health Department at a cost of $50 per person, payable by cash, money order or corporate check (no personal checks).
Pool operator classes are held in the spring and summer months at the Health Department’s main location at 2400 Troost Ave. location.
2017 classes will be held:
- March 30
- April 18
- May 16
- June 13
- August 15
Classes are typically held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Participants will be able to sign in the day of the class from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Payment is accepted during that time. Each class will be limited to 50 participants, and pre-registration is required. To pre-register, call 816-513-6315.
Environmental Public Health Program
2400 Troost Ave., Suite 3200
Kansas City, MO 64108
Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.