Spa Pools and Jacuzzis

Spa pool systems are a recognised source of diseases caused by infectious agents, including the organism that causes Legionnaires' disease, primarily Legionella pneumophila. There have been a number of outbreaks linked to spa pools in leisure centres, hotels, holiday homes, on cruise ships and on display.

Guidance on the safe operation of of spa pools is available from the Health and Safety Executive.

If you have used a commercial spa pool within the District of Stratford-on-Avon and feel that you may have contracted an infectious disease from it, please contact the Food and Safety team using the details below.

Contact: The Environmental Health team

Last updated on 22/11/2021