Click on your state to learn more about the pool fencing laws and codes in your area.


BOCA provides the foundation for the pool barrier codes of virturally every state. However, each state usually has additional requirements. State code is considered the minimum standard with local municipalities and other jurisdictions able to impose additional guidelines. It is important to contact your local building inspector for more specific requirements in your particular jurisdiction.


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