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Water Restrictions Pools

High water restrictions apply from Friday, 28 August 2020 

  • Topping up of pools IS permitted before 10.00am or after 4.00pm for a maximum filling time of 15 minutes per day
  • A pool cover MUST be used in accordance with manufacturer's or supplier's instructions
  • Council permission is required before first fill of new pool or the first refill of a renovated or repaired pool, please email

If pool owners have an independent alternative water supply to Bathurst water supply, a permit is not required.
*Note: a tank that is connected to Bathurst water supply network is not an independent alternative water supply.