*** On January 31, 2019, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy today signed into law a bill creating license requirements for both pool service contractors and pool builders/installers doing work in the State of New Jersey. find more details here. This law goes into effect July 31, 2019 ***
The APSP swimming pool and spa standards that were formally referenced by the New Jersey Uniform Construction Code are now replaced by the 2015 ICC/APSP International Swimming Pool and Spa Code
On September 21, 2015, the State of New Jersey (NJ) adopted four new codes that will affect the pool and spa industry.
The following codes are now adopted:
- NJ Energy Subcode – 2015 International Energy Conservation Code (Residential)
- NJ Electrical Subcode – 2014 National Electrical Code (NFPA 70)
- NJ One and Two Family Dwelling Subcode – 2015 International Residential Code (IRC) with NJ edits
- NJ Building Subcode – 2015 International Building Code (IBC) with NJ edits