A permit is required for any pool in excess of 5,000 gallons capacity. See the swimming pool guidelines (PDF) for placement of pool, fence, and mechanical equipment.
A mechanical permit (PDF) is required for a pool heater and the placement of the equipment must be set back at least 10 feet from any property line and at least 30 feet from adjacent residential structure.
If a contractor is installing the pool, the city requires the contractor to be licensed with either the state or the City of Maplewood.
Documentation required when applying for a swimming pool permit: