You must build a fence around a any body of water (swimming pools, spas, hot tubs, artificial ponds) outdoors on privately owned property where the water can be deeper than 0.6 metres (2 feet).
You must get a permit before you can build a pool fence. A pool fence or a pool enclosure must be at least 1.2 metres (4 feet) high.
Warning About Inflatable Children’s Pools:
You must get a permit for any pools, spas, hot tubs or artificial ponds to protect young children, animals and the public in general. To obtain a pool fence permit, please call 905-874-2090, Monday through Friday (except for holidays), between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.