• Pool/Spa Plan Requirements

    Pool Plan

    A pool plan must be designed and stamped by a Washington State-licensed structural engineer. 

    • Provide the pool plan and dimensions.
    • Show the fence location. The fence must be at least four feet high with a self closing, self latching gate. (Bellevue City Code, Section 23.16.010)
    • Indicate drains and connection points.
    • Show structural sections and details
      • provide a full structural section of the pool with all dimensions.
      • show the size, spacing and placement of all materials.

    Barrier-free access for the disabled is required for public pools and spas. Refer to International Building Code, Chapter 11, for Barrier-Free Facilities.

    Spa Plan

    • Indicate the dimensions and location of the spa.
    • Show the structural support; include details.
    • Show the fence location. The fence must be at least four feet high with a self closing, self latching gate. (Bellevue City Code, Section 23.16.010) Note: A locking cover may be installed instead of fencing to assure supervised use of the spa.