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Pools and Spas

Florida Department of Health - Highlands County

  •  863-386-6040

    Mailing Address

    7205 South George Boulevard Sebring, FL 33875 



The health department regulates all public pools and bathing places, as defined in Chapter 64E-9 of the Florida Administrative Code. This regulation is considered a significant factor in the prevention of disease, sanitary nuisances, and accidents.  Each location is inspected twice a year.

All proposed new construction and modifications to existing pools require approval from the Florida Department of Health. Permits are valid from July 1st through June 30th. These permits must be applied for and renewed annually.

For more information, please call (863) 402-6550.