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Community Swimming Pools – Some Facts

Although not obligatory by law, a ´responsibilidad civil´ insurance is highly recommended.

Besides having to meet the national, regional, local and internal regulations requisites re maintenance, safety etc. it´s worth mentioning that all pools over 200 m2 need to have a lifeguard present during opening hours.

More info re safety and sanitary maintenance, valid for both private pools on holiday property as community pools.





Some communities, especially those with a relative large number of non-paying owners, decide not to open up the swimming pool for the summer months, to save on maintenance costs. Good to know perhaps that if such a temporary measure is made permanent, a 3/5 majority vote is required.

Please note: The information provided is based upon our understanding of current legislation. It is not legal advice but is provided freely to enable you to be properly informed. We recommend that if you are considering taking action, you should seek professional advice.

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