Recent ADA pool lift regulations went into effect January 31, 2013. Any
swimming pool, spa, or wading pool open to the public must meet the U.S.
Department of Justice's ADA Title II and III requirements by having an
accessible means of entry or exit for people with disabilities. To learn
more on the pool lift regulations and requirements visit the
How does this affect your property?
Any pool open to the public must comply with this regulation. Title II
affects school districts, municipalities, cities, and counties. Title
III affects hotels, motels, places of public accommodation, health
clubs, country clubs, and recreation centers.
Failure to comply could result in costly fines or legal action.