Required State License(s):
A public swimming pools, spa pools, whirlpools, wading pools, water slides, etc., are required to be licensed with the Department of Environmental Quality, Office of Drinking Water and Municipal Assistance; 517-335-9214.
Permits are required to construct and to operate these pools.
Contact the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development about pool cleaning, chemicals, etc., Pesticide and Plant Pest Management Division; 1-800-292-3939.
Installers of swimming pools at residential structures are required to be licensed with the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, Bureau of Professional Licensing; 517-373-8068 or www.michigan.gov/bpl.