Swimming pools, patios, decks, and other outdoor living areas, including screened enclosures, that do not have a roof impervious to weather may be located within a rear yard provided that they are no nearer than five feet to any property line.
Environmental setbacks (setbacks from wetlands, bayous, and/or bays) may apply as well. Learn more about setbacks
Fence / Safety Barrier
Residences where pools are constructed shall require a fence or safety barrier. Please contact the Planning Department
for specific requirements regarding safety barriers for pools.
Additional Information & Applications
If you are planning on constructing a pool, please submit a Pool Application
or contact the Planning Department at (850) 871-4672 for further information.