Pool Rules

Burlington Aquatics: Pool Rules

These pool rules apply to all Burlington Aquatics facilities.
  • All children ages 5 years and younger must have a parent in the water with them, within arms reach, at all times.
  • Any person wearing a PFD (personal flotation device) must have a parent in the water with them, within arms reach.
  • PFDs must be COAST GUARD APPROVED.  Inflatable flotation devices and mono-fins are not permitted.
  • Proper swim attire is required.  Street clothing (i.e. gym shorts, denim, cotton, under garments, etc.) will not be allowed.
  • Swim diapers must be worn by children not yet potty-trained.  Disposable or cloth diapers are not permitted.
  • Children 12 and under must be accompanied by a person 18 years or older.
  • Smoking, vaping, and tobacco will not be tolerated on the premises.
  • No glass, gum, profanity, horseplay, or pets (except service animals - not in the water)
  • Diving permitted only in diving board area.
  • All patrons should shower before entering the pool.
  • Food and drinks in table areas only.
  • Burlington Aquatics staff and/or facilities are not responsible for lost or stolen items.
  • Swim tests will be given at pool breaks.
  • Band-aids and open wounds are not permitted in the water.
  • Extended underwater breath-holding is not allowed.