NEWS RELEASE 5th August 2013
SPASA CONVENTION NOW FULL
Overwhelming national support
The Swimming Pool and Spa Alliance's 2013 SPASA CONVENTION is gearing up to be a hugely successful event - with the expo now 100 percent full.
“We have received overwhelming support from around Australia, with a record number of pre-registrations from every state,” says SPASA CEO Spiros Dassakis. “This is a major industry event, and the calibre of exhibitors highlights the importance and value of holding an event such as this.
NEWS RELEASE 30th October 2013
NSW SWIMMING POOLS REGISTER - DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 19TH NOVEMBER
The NSW Government has extended the deadline for swimming pool owners to compulsorily register their backyard pools and spas, in light of technical problems with the register's website.
The registration deadline was midnight October 29 but technical difficulties prevented many residents from completing registration online in the past 48 hours.
NEWS RELEASE 23rd October 2013
EVERYTHING YOU WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT THE NSW SWIMMING POOL REGISTER
NSW SWIMMING POOLS REGISTRATION DEADLINE
Pool owners are required to register their swimming pools and spa before 29 October 2013 by visiting the NSW Swimming Pool Register Website at www.swimmingpoolregister.nsw.gov.au or face fines between $220 and $2,200.
To register a pool, pool owners will need to know:
- Physical address of the pool and/or spa
- Type of property such as a private residence, multi-unit or tourist accommodation
- When the pool/spa was built
- If the pool barrier has been substantially modified or rebuilt and when that took place
NEWS RELEASE 8th April 2013
SPASA Heating Submission supported by the Australian Building Codes Board - Industry to benefit through uniform provisions
The Australian Building Codes Board Committee has considered and supported SPASA’s submission to amend clause 3.12.57 of the Building Code of Australia to allow additional types of heating for swimming pools to be included in the public comment draft of Volume Two (Residential) of the National Construction Code 2014.
NEWS RELEASE 18th July 2013
SPASA CEO invited back for second term
Spiros Dassakis, Chief Executive Officer of the Swimming Pool and Spa Alliance (SPASA) has been appointed as a member of the Home Building Advisory Council for a second term by the Minister for Fair Trading, The Hon. Anthony Roberts MP.